Jahangir Tareen's Disqualification Case

Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has said the Agricultural Income Tax is also applicable on leased land under the Law.

He was heading a three member Supreme Court Bench hearing Hanif Abbasi's petitions seeking disqualification of Imran Khan and Jahangir Tareen for concealment of assets and foreign funding of PTI.

At the start of the proceedings, Counsel for Jahangir Tareen contended that the Agricultural Income Tax is not applicable on leased land while his client has paid and declared Taxes on the Income on owned Land.

Jahangir Tareen has leased 18,566 acres of Agricultural Land in South Punjab while he owns 545 acres.

The Bench will resume hearing on Tuesday.