LAHORE: (Dunya News) – President Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Punjab Manzoor Ahmad Wattoo has claimed that the new chairman of the senate will be from PPP and its allies. Pakistan Muslim League – Quaid (PML-Q) also on Thursday announced formally to support four PPP candidates in Punjab, Dunya News reported.
Election strategy of PML-Q and PPP was reviewed at Muslim League House in Lahore in a joint session of the two parties. General Secretary PML-Q Punjab Chaudhry Zaheeruddin announced on this occasion that the party will contest the senate elections in alliance with PPP and will vote for PPP candidate Nadeem Afzal Chan.
PPP leadership was of the view that the results of the senate elections will be shocking. They believed that other parties and leaguers will also vote for them. Manzoor Ahmad Wattoo claimed that the new Chairman Senate will be from PPP and its allies.
PPP announced to award its ticket on general seat to Nadeem Afzal Chan and Sarwat Khaliq on women’s seat. It also announced to award the ticket to Nausher Langarial on technocrats’ seat so that none of the Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) candidates gets elected to senate without contest.
Source: Dunya News