PML-N stalwart's nomination papers were challenged by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
NA-249 by election
The NA-249 seat was relinquished by the PTI's Faisal Vawda, who had won the seat in the 2018 general election, beating PML-N’s Shehbaz Sharif by a small margin of 723 votes.
At least 55 candidates hailing from different parties have submitted their nomination forms to contest by-polls on NA-249.
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The party's head Syed Mustafa Kamal, Syed Hafeezuddin and Humayun Usman have received nomination papers for the by election, scheduled to take place on April 29.