The federal government should make appointments in accordance with the law, Islamabad High Court said. Photo: File
Islamabad: The High Court declared the appointment of Chairman PTV Arshad Khan illegal.
Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani of the Islamabad High Court has already ruled that the appointment of Chairman PTV Arshad Khan and the Board of Directors of PTV appointed by the government is illegal while MD PTV Amir Manzoor's appointment was declared legal.
The court also ruled that the appointments of Chief News and Current Affairs Katrina Hussain and Khawar Azhar were correct and said that the orders of the PTV Board of Directors would remain in the field and the decisions of the Board of Directors would have legal protection. The court ordered Arshad Khan not to be appointed to any post in the future and asked the federal government to make appointments in accordance with the law.