Member Punjab Assembly of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) from PP-131 (Sialkot), Liaqat Ali Ghuman has sent his resignation to party leadership before the announcement of verdict on fake degree case.
Reliable sources told that Liaqat Ali Ghuman contested in the elections on fake degree of the Punjab University and his rival, Azeem Noori Ghuman had filed a petition in Election Tribunal Punjab.
Justice Nasir Saeed of Lahore High Court (LHC) was hearing the case but member Punjab Assembly has sent his resignation to party’s leadership before the verdict.
According to sources, Chief Minister Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif did not sent the resignation to Speaker Punjab Assembly for approval.
Spokesperson of Punjab Government, Senator Pervez Rashid when contacted told that the case of Liaqat Ali Ghuman is under trial in Election Tribunal and expressed his unawareness about resignation of member PA.