Shahid Khaqan Abbasi assembly membership likely to be suspended


ISLAMABAD : The National Assembly (NA) membership of former Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is likely to be suspended.

Sources said Abbasi has not given reply to the show cause notice issued by the speaker National Assembly (NA). Notice was issued to Abbasi for threatening to hurl shoe on speaker and using inappropriate language.

As per NA Secretariat Abbasi was to give reply within 7 weeks but he has not filed reply despite lapse of 10 days.

According to NA sources Speaker Asad Qaisar has said the matter will not be left this way and it will be brought to logical end.

The decision about Abbasi will be taken in the next session of NA. The speaker NA can impose ban on the entry of Abbasi to house by suspending him.