Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Suri dismissed the no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Imran Khan as unconstitutional, after which President Dr Arif Alvi dissolved the National Assembly on the suggestion of Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Opposition leader Shahbaz Sharif said that Article 6 of the constitution would apply against him on the initiative of the Prime Minister.
Article 5 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan deals with loyalty to the state and obedience to the constitution and law, while Article 6 deals with serious treason.
Article 5 of the Constitution
Article 5 basically has two clauses. According to the first clause, loyalty to the state is the basic duty of every citizen, while the second clause states, Implementation is a responsibility.
Article 6 Serious Treason
Any person who violates the Constitution by force or by force or other unconstitutional means of sabotage or suspend or suspend or suspend or act or conspire to abrogate or sabotage or suspend or suspend Will be guilty of treason.
(2) A person who assists or assists in the actions mentioned in shiq (1), or participates, will also be guilty of serious treason.
(2a) The act of serious treason listed in clause (2) shiq (2) shall not be allowed by any court including the Supreme Court and the Supreme Court.
(3) 5 The Majlis-e-Shura (Parliament) shall, by law, prescribe punishment for persons convicted of serious treason.