KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan(MQM-P) Bahadurabad faction on Monday has announced to support Opposition backed Sadiq Sanjrani and independent senate-elect from Balochistan for the vacant slot of Senate chairman.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), Balochistan panel and FATA members had already announced to support Sadiq Sanjrani.
Earlier in a day, Puling party Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and its allies including National Party (NP), Pashtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP), Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) and others have agreed on PML-N’s Raja Zafarul Haq as chairman and PkMAP’s Usman Kakar as deputy chairman.
51 newly-elected Senators has taken an oath during a session in Upper the house earlier today.
The Senate will elect its chairman and deputy chairman today at 4:00 pm.