Ahmed Shehzad was fined by the PCB after he was found guilty of changing condition of the ball (non-identification) during a Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match.
Both Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal have been out of favour with the previous national selection committee and the team management and were not considered for the World Cup earlier this year.
Ahmed Shehzad dropped a sitter at the boundary during a Pakistan Cup match and then signalled for a TV replay.
According to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) press release, Ahmed Shehzad's ban will come into effect from July 10, 2018.
Put in to bat, Karachi posted a challenging total of 188/3. Joe Denly starred for Karachi with a 55-ball 78, with Babar Azam too scoring a fifty (58). In reply, Multan were bundled out for 125 thanks to a magical spell from Afridi.
The 26-year-old Shehzad was dropped for the third and final Twenty20 against Sri Lanka in Lahore late last November.
While T20 cricket is predominantly about the big hits, a good catch tends to excite the fans as much, if not more.
Virat Kohli's fan following comes to the forefront as even Pakistan fans vote for him.
Pakistan defeated West Indies by 7 wickets in the the final Twenty20 to take the four-match series 3-1.
The second T20I between the West Indies and Pakistan in Trinidad saw Ahmed Shehzad getting involved in a terrible collision with West Indian batsman Chadwick Walton.
Ahmed Shehzad, who has played 11 Tests, 77 ODIs and 44 T20 matches for Pakistan, last played international cricket on March 25, 2016.
Ahmed Shehzad, who has been out of the national team since the World T20 in India this year, said he had informed the Lahore team management about his fitness issue before leaving
Ahmed Shehzad, who has played 11 Tests, 77 ODIs and 44 T20Is for Pakistan, has been ignored alongside Umar Akmal by the national selectors for the entire England tour
Shahid Afridi led Pakistan in the 2016 World T20 held in India in March-April but stopped short of announcing retirement after the team exited in the group stages
Selectors want to give new and young players maximum exposure in T20 cricket and are also considering resting experienced all-rounder Shoaib Malik for the T20 match in England
Pakistan chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq said he saw Alastair Cook's statement as a move to put Mohammad Amir under pressure since he was a real threat to England
Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal were dropped from Pakistan's squad for the upcoming tour of England owing to their past disciplinary issues and poor form.
Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal were ignored for Pakistan's skill camp prior to the tour of England this summer