Zardari to decide on Musharrafs impeachment

June 10th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI  

Pervez Musharraf

Islamabad, June 10 (ANI): Pakistan Law Minister Farooq Naik has said that PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari will decide whether an impeachment motion against President Pervez Musharraf should be brought in the countrys Parliament or not.

Under the Constitution, its only the Parliaments prerogative to impeach the countrys president, and the decision on Pervez Musharrafs impeachment will be made by PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, the Daily Times quoted Naik as saying during a public hearing at the PPP Secretariat.

Naik said that the constitutional package proposed by the PPP was not an ultimate document, and could be changed in view of the alliance parties suggestions.

He said the PPP had invited political parties and law experts to offer suggestions to make the draft package acceptable to all the concerned.

He also said that Zardari and the central executive committee would mull over the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) charge sheet against President Musharraf. (ANI)

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