ISLAMABAD: The federation has submitted its reply to the Supreme Court in the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) implementation case, in which it stated that Prime Minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf cannot write a letter to Swiss authorities, Tv reported Today.
The federal government further said that the PM is bound to do anything with consent of the cabinet.
Former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has already been held in contempt and subsequently disqualified by the Supreme Court of Pakistan for not complying with its orders.
PM Raja had been given a deadline to explain his position regarding writing a letter to Swiss authorities to re-open graft cases against President Asif Ali Zardari.
The reply further said that the seven-member bench had no authority to amend the ruling of the seventeen-member bench on January 3, 2012 and now option number two relating to the contempt of court was not applicable to the new prime minister, therefore, the court should review its July 12 verdict. Sources: —TV Reports