Islamabad High Court (IHC) has barred Naeem Bukhari from working as chairman PTV. A case against the appointment of PTV Chairman Naeem Bukhari was heard under the chairmanship of Chief Justice Atharmanullah of the Islamabad High Court, according to the reports.
During the hearing, the court asked the lawyer several questions, whether the post was advertised under the Supreme Court decision. Does Chairman give exemption regarding old age in PTV case? You did not read the decision of the Supreme Court while sending the summary? The court said that the Ministry of Information had made the same mistakes in the Atta-ul-Haq Qasmi’s case while not justifying the relaxation of the age limit.
After reading the verdict, the court sent the matter back to the federal government. During the last hearing in the Naeem Bukhari case, the Chief Justice of the Islamabad High Court, Athar Minallah, while hearing the petitions against the appointment of Chairman PTV Naeem Bukhari, remarked that the appointment of Naeem Bukhari is a violation of the decision of the Supreme Court.
The court also ordered Naeem Bukhari to read the decision of the Supreme Court. Chief Justice Athar Minallah had remarked that who gave the loan of age to Naeem Bukhari? The appointment of Naeem Bukhari is against the decision of the Supreme Court while the decision of the Supreme Court is also present. On which lawyer Naeem Bukhari had told the court that the Cabinet Division has given age concession, Chief Justice Athar Minallah said that after the decision of the Supreme Court, the Cabinet Division cannot give age concession.
Chief Justice Athar Minallah remarked that the decision of the Supreme Court is very clear and it is necessary to implement it. Naeem Bukhari is respectable to us but cannot ignore the decision of the Supreme Court. It is to be noted that a citizen named Arsalan Farrukh had filed a petition against the appointment of Naeem Bukhari as Chairman PTV in which it was stated that the appointment of Naeem Bukhari is a violation of various orders of the Supreme Court. The court took action against his appointment. Order to remove Naeem Bukhari from the post of chairman PTV.