The opposition has not yet finalized the name of the candidate for the Deputy Speaker of the Punjab Assembly.
The names of Ali Haider Geelani and Usman Mehmood of the People’s Party are being considered for the post of Deputy Speaker of the Punjab Assembly.
The opposition parties could not finalize the name for the candidate of Deputy Speaker Punjab Assembly. It is likely that the opposition alliance will choose a candidate from South Punjab for the Deputy Speaker.
According to media reports, the names of People’s Party’s Ali Haider Gilani and Usman Mehmood are being considered for the Deputy Speaker of the Punjab Assembly.
The consultation between the Muslim League-N and the People’s Party. On the final name of the candidate for the Deputy Speaker of the Punjab Assembly is ongoing.
While the nomination papers for the Deputy Speaker can be submitte by 5 pm today. The speaker candidate has not been announce. Could not be finalize. It should be remembere that the government coalition nominate Wasiq Qayyum Abbasi as the Deputy Speaker.
Meanwhile, the Muslim League-N and its allies faced another defeat in Punjab yesterday, Sabtain Khan, the joint candidate of Tehreek-e-Insaf and Muslim League (Q), was electe as the Speaker of the Punjab Assembly.
According to the declared results, the candidate of Muslim League-N and its allies. Saiful Mulok Khokhar, faced defeat, the opposing candidate got 175 votes.
While joint candidate of Tehreek-e-Insaf and Muslim League (Q) Sabtain Khan. Was electe Speaker of Punjab Assembly by getting 185 votes.
Earlier, a chaotic situation was witnesse during the voting for the election of Speaker in the Punjab Assembly. As Speaker candidate Saiful Mak Khokhar protested against the absence of serial number on the ballot.