ISLAMABAD:The federal government on Thursday filed another petition in the Supreme Court of Pakistan regarding the case of extension in army chief tenure.
According to details, the government has filed a petition seeking a stay order over the previous decision of Supreme Court which had been taken on November 28.
The government has requested the apex court to suspend the decision of November 28 till the review petition’s verdict.
It is pertinent here to mention that the top court had allowed extension/reappointment of Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa for another six months and asked the government to determine the tenure, terms and conditions of the service of the army chief through legislation within the period.
The court has also ruled that legislation should be made in the parliament over the extension of the army chief in a six month period if it was not done in the given time then the army chief will be retired after six months.