PM Abbasi, Khursheed Shah to mull over care taker set up today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will hold another meeting with the opposition leader Khursheed Shah over finalization of Care Taker Prime Minister name, today.

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The care set up will begin as soon as Pakistan Muslim Legaue(Nawaz) completes its tenure.

Khurshees Shah, who is from Pakistan People’s Party said that the final decision will be made after both parties reach consensual point.

The current government is expected to conclude its five-year term on May 31, after which the caretaker government will take over to hold general elections, which are expected to be held in July or first week of August.

As per the Constitution of Pakistan, the caretaker prime minister is appointed by the prime minister in consultation with the opposition leader in the National Assembly.

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