Senate Chairmanship: PPP gives a new shock to PML N
QUETTA - Pakistan People's Party has given a new shock to the ruling PML N as reportedly PPP has gained support of all 8 independent Senators from Balochistan.
The decision of Chairman Senate betwee Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) depend on independent senators.
Political parties are making contact with the eight and four newlyelected independent senators from Balochistan and Federally Administered Tribal Areas, respectively, who can change the course of the upcoming poll with the choice of their alliance.
Reportedly PPP is also in contact with the Independent Senators from FATA.
A PPP delegation that reached Quetta earlier today has claimed that all of the eight independent senators from Balochistan have assured the party of their support in the upcoming poll.
The delegation, comprising of Dr Abdul Qayyum Soomro, Faisal Karim Kundi and Ali Madad Jattak, reached Quetta earlier today to meet Chief Minister of Balochistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo.
The party leaders had held talks to convince the newly elected independent senators to join the party upon the special instructions of PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari.
Senior party leader Khurshid Shah and Soomro, both, claimed that the PPP will 'win the war' of the Senate chairmanship.