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| Salmaan Taseer opts out from PCB Appellate Tribunal|
| Updated at: 1933 PST, Friday, May 30, 2008|
LAHORE: Punjab Governor, Salmaan Taseer has expressed his inability to participate in further proceedings of the PCB Appellate Tribunal.
Salmaan Taseer, as a member of the PCB Appellate Tribunal on Shoaib Akhtar case headed by Justice ® Aftab Farrukh, was hearing the case, but on assumption of the charge of Punjab Governor due to his official engagements, he has expressed his inability to make himself available for the hearing of the case anymore.
Meanwhile, Justice ® Aftab Farrukh said that he has also learnt about it and the PCB Chairman would announce the name of the third member of the committee on receipt of Salmaan Taseer’s decision in writing. PCB Appellate Tribunal hearing on Shoaib Akhtar case is scheduled resuming on June 8.