I accept Supreme Court’s decision, says PM Imran in address to nation – Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan said in a speech to the public on Friday that he accepted the Supreme Court’s ruling the day before.

“I am saddened by the verdict, but I accept it,” the prime minister said.

He said the Vice-Chairman had proposed the National Assembly and canceled the no-confidence bill in light of Article 5 of the Constitution.

“There was foreign interference in Pakistan’s distrust. At least I hoped the SC would look into it. It was a very serious claim that a foreign country was trying to overthrow the government through conspiracy.”

The prime minister said he was at least looking forward to an investigation by the SC.

“The SC could have at least asked for and looked at the documents to determine if we were telling the truth. This is a very big issue and I’m a little disappointed that there hasn’t been any discussion about it at SC.”

Yesterday, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled 5-0 on the decision of the Speaker of the National Assembly on April 3, which overturned the dissolution of the Speaker of the National Assembly by rejecting the proposal of no confidence in the Prime Minister on April 3 by National Assembly Vice Chairman Gasim Suri. PM’s advice.

According to PTI Leader Faisal Javed Khan, PM Imran knew how to solve the problems he was facing. “Obviously the opposition thinks they won, but they don’t. They lost,” he said.

captan We are going to make an important announcement today. He will never disappoint the people.”

After the opposition party celebrated, the prime minister via Twitter announced today that he had convened a federal cabinet meeting and would give a public address.

He said that PTI’s parliamentary committee meeting will also be convened today and “we will continue to fight for Pakistan until the last ball.”

Decision made by the Speaker of the National Assembly in violation of the Constitution

The Supreme Court briefly ruled that the vice-chairman’s ruling was “inconsistent with the Constitution and the law and has no legal effect.”

President Arif Alvi’s decision to dissolve the NA was also ruled “inconsistent with the Constitution and the law and has no legal effect”. – Confident motion.

“, further declares. [National] Assemblies have always existed and continue to exist,” the short spell said.

The court’s verdict put the prime minister and cabinet back in place. In response, we declare that the Prime Minister, Federal Minister, Secretary of State, and aides will return to their respective positions.”

The court also ordered that the National Assembly be reconvened by 10:30 am on Saturday (tomorrow), saying that the National Assembly cannot resume unless the no-confidence bill for Prime Minister Imran is closed.


The joint opposition party submitted a bill of no confidence to the Prime Minister to the NA Secretariat on March 8.

In the days that followed, the country’s political landscape was buzzing with activity as parties and individuals changed alliances and the PTI and opposition parties traded barbs and claims along with bolstered efforts to ensure success in a contest of no confidence.

Eventually, the main allies of the ruling PTI, the Balochistan Awami Party and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan, left the government to join the opposition, resulting in Prime Minister Imran losing his majority in the House of Representatives.

It was expected that Prime Minister Imran would resign if the vote on this item on April 3 went as scheduled. Meanwhile, the joint opposition nominated Shehbaz Sharif for the top office.

However, before the vote, the vice-chairman who presided over the session dismissed the no-confidence agenda with a shocking ruling that it violated Article 5 of the Constitution, which mandated loyalty to the state.

According to the vice chairman, the no-confidence agreement was part of a foreign conspiracy to oust Imran, and the National Security Council and the federal cabinet saw evidence in the form of a ‘threat letter’ to Pakistan. foreign ambassadors.

Shortly after Suri invoked the session after he came to power, the prime minister gave a public address on television, saying he had advised the president to dissolve the National Assembly. Hours later, the president issued a notice to dissolve the House of Representatives.