ISLAMABAD – PTI senior leader Naeem ul Huq has said that Jamaat e Islami has stabbed us in the back in Senate elections by voting in favour of PMLN candidate. JI Chief was elected as senator with support of PTI votes.
On the other side 103 senators are voting to elect a new chairman and deputy chairman through a secret ballot on Monday.
The ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and its allies National Party (NP), Pashtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP), PML-Functional and Awami National Party have agreed on PML-N’s Raja Zafarul Haq as chairman and PkMAP’s Usman Kakar as deputy chairman.
On the other hand, the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) have rallied behind Sadiq Sanjrani, an independent senator from Balochistan, for chairman.