Elections for the Chief Minister of Sindh: Fee facts
The Sindh Assembly session has been convened on Friday for the election of the new Leader of the House to succeed Syed Qaim Ali Shah, who had held the office of the Chief Minister of Sindh for almost eight years before submitting resignation on Thursday.
They included the nominee of Pakistan People's Party (PPP), Syed Murad Ali Shah. The covering candidates of the PPP were Dr. Sikandar Mandrio and Jam Mahtab Dahar. Khurrum Sher Zaman of Pakistan Tehrik-i- Insaf (PTI) has also filed nomination papers.
The covering candidates of PPP Dr. Sikandar Mandrio and Jam Mahtab Dahar later withdrew their candidature.