Pervez Musharraf


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Pakistan’s former military ruler steps down as party chair, not to return for polls

  • Musharraf is undergoing trial in a number of high-profile cases including treason charges against him for imposing a state of emergency on Nov. 3, 2007.
  • Supreme Court had conditionally allowed Musharrarf to contest general elections on July 25 if he appeared before the apex court but the former military ruler refused to return to Pakistan.
By SIB KAIFEE & ERUM SHAIKH ·