PMLN leader Hamza Shahbaz to take oath as CM Punjab in a symbolic session
*LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shehbaz will take oath as the new Punjab chief minister after he was “elected” to the office in a symbolic session of the provincial assembly held at a Lahore hotel yesterday. *
This was stated by PML-N Punjab MPA Khalil Tahir Sindhu.
Former Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar will administer the oath to the “newly-elected” chief minister at Lahore’s Bagh-e-Jinnah, he said.
The PML-N MPA further shared that Punjab Assembly Deputy Speaker Dost Muhamad Mazari will also meet with PML-N leadership today.
The joint opposition in the Punjab Assembly on Wednesday evening elected PML-N MPA Hamza Shehbaz as the new chief minister of the province in a symbolic session of the provincial assembly held at a Lahore hotel.
As many as 199 members of the assembly who attended the symbolic session voted in favour of Hamza.