Nawaz fails to appear before SC despite summon

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Javed Chaudhry in “Kal Tak” covered these topics:
• The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday declared mandatory the submission of an affidavit along with electoral nomination papers.
• Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz supreme leader Nawaz Sharif failed to appear before the Supreme Court on Wednesday despite a summon.
A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar conducted hearing of the case. “Those who were accused of receiving money have been issued notices. Where is Mr Nawaz Sharif?� asked the CJP over his absence.
• The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday ordered Nawaz Sharif, Javed Hashmi along with other 29 respondents to submit written replies till June 9 in Asghar Khan case.
• Parliamentary committees in Punjab and Balochistan will now attempt to reach a consensus on caretaker chief ministers for their respective provinces after provincial governments and the opposition remained in deadlock over the decision.
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday claimed pre-electoral rigging has already begun in the country.
“Ahead of elections, there is always a debate regarding rigging and it has already started,