ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Punjab member Justice (retd) Riaz Kayani Wednesday dispatched a defamation notice worth Rs 20 million to Afzal Khan, former additional secretary of the commission.
Khan had leveled allegations against Kayani for taking part in rigging in the last year general elections.
Terming the allegations ‘baseless’ Justice (retd) Kayani sent a defamation notice to the former additional secretary of the ECP.
The defamation notice urged Khan to apologize within 14 days for maligning Kayani, else an application seeking criminal case registration against the former would be filed. -Samaa