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Speaker Balochistan Jan Jamali steps down

Latest Update: May 22, 2015 | 146 Views

QUETTA: Balochistan Speaker Jan Muhammad Jamali tendered his resignation on Friday owing to of his differences with Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leadership.

The resignation came after coalition partners decided to table a no-trust motion against the speaker.

The differences between Jamali and PML-N surfaced during the recently held elections of the Upper House. Jamali had refused to vote for the PML-N’s ticket holders in the Senate’s election.

Jamali’s daughter Sana Jamali contested on a woman seat, which was won by PML-N-backed Kalsoom Parveen.

According to sources, Governor House has received the resignation of Jan Muhammad Jamali.


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