Disqualified to contest elections...Musharraf to challenge decision in High Courts

PM angryApril 16, 2013: The Office of General Pervez Musharraf confirmed today that General Pervez Musharraf, the Former President of Pakistan and Chief of All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), will challenge the decision of the Election Tribunal to disqualify him from contesting in the elections in the High Courts of Sindh, Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

In a statement issued on his Facebook page (www.facebook.com/pervezmusharraf), General Musharraf said, "The selection bias and unwarranted activism shown by the Election Tribunal in rejecting my nominations papers from all four constituencies is not going to deter my resolve to help Save Pakistan. I will challenge these decisions in the Higher Courts."

For more information, contact Shailah Yazdani, Senior Special Assistant to General Musharraf, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..