Islamabad Mayor Sheikh Ansar Aziz, who belongs to PML-N, has been suspended.
The mayor of Islamabad was suspended with the approval of the federal cabinet and the cabinet members approved the summary through circulation.
Mayor Sheikh Ansar has been suspended under the Islamabad Capital Territory Local Government Act for 90 days.
The purpose of the suspension is to conduct a clear and transparent inquiry against Sheikh Ansar, while the Federal Ministry of Home Affairs has issued a notification after the approval of the Cabinet.
It may be recalled that Sheikh Ansar was elected Mayor of Islamabad in 2016.