PM Imran Khan okays PML-Q chief for Senate elections

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PML-Q’s Kamil Ali Agha (Left) and Prime Minister Imran Khan. — Twitter/File, AFP/File

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan, for the upcoming Senate elections, has confirmed the nomination of PML-Q’s Kamil Ali Agha as the federal government’s candidate for senator.

The premier, on Monday, shaped a committee, together with Speaker Punjab Assembly Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi, Chief Minister Usman Buzdar, and Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, to provide you with a  technique for the upcoming Senate elections in Punjab.

PM Imran Khan has assured his allies that the ruling get together, PTI, would proceed with their enter relating to the Senate elections. Furthermore, Punjab Assembly’s speaker invited the premier to inaugurate the brand new constructing of the Punjab Assembly, which the prime minister accepted.

Meanwhile, as the federal government eyes holding elections by way of open poll, the Opposition events have determined to oppose the constitutional modification being launched quickly.

According to sources, the leaders of PPP, PML-N and JUI-F mentioned the matter after the federal government introduced to introduce a invoice on this regard.

“The Opposition has decided to not let the amendment pass through the parliament and a strategy would be finalised on Monday before the National Assembly session,” sources stated, including that PPP has determined to oppose the modification.

Moreover, Senate chairman Sadiq Sanjrani together with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, and Balochistan governments, has backed the federal authorities’s opinion on holding open-ballot polls, whereas Sindh has rejected the thought, of their responses to Supreme Court.