Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday approved a petition for hearing regarding allegations of foreign funding to the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), reported.
The petition was filed by the ruling political party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), in order to hold an investigation into funding made to the opposition party from foreign countries.
A special committee has been established and a notice was also sent to PTI’s legislator Farrukh Habib.
The committee will commence proceeding of the case on June 20 (Thursday).
While talking to media, Farrukh Habib said that PPP possesses a political history of corruption and it should come under investigation. He claimed that the investigation will expose PPP’s financial irregularities.