ISLAMABAD: The Senate on Monday elected opposition-backed candidates Sadiq Sanjrani as chairman and Saleem Mandviwalla as deputy chairman of the upper house of Pakistan's parliament, ARY News reported. Sanjrani secured 57 votes, while PML-N backed Raja Zafarul Haq secured 46 out of the total 103 cast for the seat of the Senate chairman. Sanjrani, an independent senator, was backed by Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P). Sanjrani…
ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan on Friday put weight behind Balochistan and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) candidates for election on the seats of Senate chairman and deputy chairman, ARY News reported. "We will strive to make chairman senate from Balochistan, while deputy chairman should be from FATA region to recognise their sacrifices in the war on terror," he said while talking to media in Islamabad regarding election on the top seats of the senate. He said through…
SUKKUR: Leader of the Opposition Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah has said that Sindh government has formed a judicial commission to probe the Rangers raid at Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) headquarters at Nine Zero Azizabad, ARY News reports.
ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader, Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri on Thursday took oath as the deputy chairman of the Senate, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Opposition Leader, Syed Khursheed Shah on Wednesday said that the name for the deputy chairman of Senate will be finalized by tomorrow, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Senator Rehman Malik has said that Deputy Chairman of Senate will be elected from Balochistan, ARY News reports.