Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah heavily penalised by SC
ISLAMABAD - Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah has been penalised by the Supreme Court of Pakistan.
The Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday penalised Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah a amount of Rs1.4 million for a government advertisement that had displayed his photograph.
These directives were issued as the top court head a suo moto case pertaining to government sponsored media advertisements.
As a three-member bench headed by the top judge and comprising Justice Ijazul Ahsan and Justice Faisal Arbab heard the case, the court gave the provincial chief minister a deadline of 10 days to pay the amount, either with his own pocket or using his party, Pakistan People’s Party’s (PPP) funds.