SC accepts stance on eradicating corruption and discouraging horse trading; Ch Fawad

ISLAMABAD:Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on Monday said that the Supreme Court of Pakistan has accepted the stance on eradicating corruption and discouraging horse trading.

However the court has not agreed to the principle of full secret ballot in Senate election, Chaudhry Fawad said in a tweet.

The ECP has been asked to take steps for transparent elections which include traceable ballot, he added.

The tweet came in response to the decision of the Supreme Court directing to hold senate elections through secret ballot.