Fazal ur Rehman ditched: Asif Zardari to become President of Pakistan
*The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) is interested in the top slot of the president of Pakistan for Asif Ali Zardari. *
After taking oath of office on Monday, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif is meeting leaders from the coalition partners ahead of the cabinet formation.
Sources mentioned that the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) is not interested in federal ministers. Instead, they have asked for the three federal positions.
A good majority of PPP leadership advised electoral alliance (for the next general elections) instead for ministries. A source said that a senior PPP leader said the offer should be accepted provided there is one on at least 15 seats.
According to reports, PML-N is trying to convince PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to accept their offer.
Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari and PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari chairman started consultation regarding the new cabinet as well.