A meeting held on Monday in Islamabad, named the Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Imran Khan as the candidate of prime minister of the office. According to authentic sources, Shah Mehmood Qureshi nominated Imran Khan’s name for country’s top office. He moved that resolution which was accepted by all the members of the party.
Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Senior Vice President of PTI, is finalized as Speaker Nation Assembly, Pakistan and Imran Ismail is listed as Sindh Governor, Pakistan.
PTI is busy to rope in at least 9 independent candidates to PTI to get support of 177 legislators. Whole party is making the struggle to become successful.
There are more than 2 candidates for chief ministerial and federal cabinet posts. The news is not disclosed yet to the media that who would occupy the seats of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Fawad Chaudhary, Information Secretary of PTI claimed that his party is in a position to form the federal government. PTI got 174 seats in the legislature but after the promise of BNP-M’s support, PTI will have 177 seats. Election 2018 have resulted PTI as a single largest part with 116 MNAs.
Talking about the joint opposition; they have announced that they will forward the names of prime minister, speaker and deputy speaker according to their joint decision. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) have announced to notify the successful candidates of 2018 election on 7 August and after that, independent candidates will be given only three days to decide which political party they want to join. Following the schedule, on 11 August list of successful candidates will be disclosed. Further the president and the governors will confirm the dates of summon of the Provincial Assemblies and the National Assembly.