2 election officials suspended
Abdullah Ahmadzai, head of the Independent Election Commission Secretariat, and Qazi Sulaiman Hamid, a member of the panel, had been placed on suspension, a spokesman for the Attorney General's Office, Amanullah Iman, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The two were trying to hamper implementation of decisions by the special election tribunal, he said, adding that a formal letter had been sent to the election commission in this regard.
Calls seeking comments from the commission officials were not answered.
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