The voting will be held in open through division of members in different galleries designated for different candidates. The Prime Minister-elect will take oath tomorrow.
Khan, 65, the chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Sharif have filed nominations for the top slot of the leader of the house.
The show juxtaposed video of their “rowdy” followers to election campaign speeches, and even interviews to draw similarities. He clarified, he doesn’t want to say Imran Khan is ‘brown Trump’ but is perhaps following the “successful format of the hit show called the Trump Presidency”.
Outgoing Speaker Ayaz Sadiq administered the oath to Asad Qaiser amid protests by opposition lawmakers, the new Speaker will oversee the election of his deputy.
The envoy emphasised that “peaceful relations” with all Pakistan’s neighbours, including India, were accorded “high priority” in the foreign policy vision outlined by the incoming leadership in Pakistan.
In his tweet, Imran Khan also mentioned the issue of corruption and cronyism, apparently referring to the jailing of former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz supremo Nawaz Sharif and members of his family in a corruption case.
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Pakistan’s Prime Minister-in-waiting Imran Khan on Monday borrowed a waistcoat from an employee of the National Assembly to pose for a photograph for his parliamentary registration card, a media report said today.
The PTI has nominated Asad Qaisar for Speaker, while opposition has named Syed Khurshid Shah of the PPP as the joint opposition candidate for the post.
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The Election Commission of Pakistan on Saturday distributed the reserved seats among the parties on the basis of their final tally of elected members. There are 60 seats reserved for women and 10 for minorities in the NA.
Khan is scheduled to take oath as Pakistan’s Prime Minister on August 18
The Indian envoy said that after Modi’s telephone call to Khan, there was a new optimism in India that relations would move forward in the right direction, the Express Tribune reported.
Geo News quoting sources said that President Mamnoon Hussain has decided to postpone his visit to Scotland in order to administer oath to the next prime minister.