ISLAMABAD: Opposition party Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) has challenged the formation of the 10th National Finance Commission in the Islamabad High Court. The petition was filed by PML-N leader Khurram Dastgir against the May 12 notification.
The petition has named Secretary to the President, Secretary Cabinet, Finance Division, Secretary Law and Finance Advisor Abdul Hafeez Shaikh as parties in the matter.
The petition states that the responsibility of equitable distribution of financial resources between the federation and provinces lies with the National Finance Commission. —Agencies