SC rejects former MD PTV Ata ul Haq Qasmi’s plea to change counsel in review petition

ISLAMABAD, Sep 16 (APP):The Supreme Court on Monday rejected Ata Ul Haq Qasmi’s plea to change counsel in the review petition regarding illegal appointment as Managing Director Pakistan Television (PTV).
A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by Justice Umar Ata Bandial and comprising Justice Faisal Arab and Justice Ijaz Ul Ahsan, heard the review petition, filed by former MD PTV Ata Ul
Haq Qasmi.
During the course of proceedings, Ata Ul Haq Qasmi pleaded the court to allow him to change his counsel and said that his lawyer Shahid Hamid was perturbed about some issues.