Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Raza Rabbani has said that being Chairman of the Upper House he will work hard to further strengthen political and democratic traditions, the Radio Pakistan reported.
Talking to the media in Islamabad on Tuesday after his nomination, he said he will work as a neutral man in the house and ensure supremacy of the law and rules of procedures of the Senate to ensure impartiality.
He said all political parties are equal before him and he will work to activate legislative work which is prime responsibilty of the parliament.
Raza Rabbani opined that the deputy chairman of the upper house should be nominated from smaller province especially from Balochistan to remove their sense of deprivation.
Earlier today, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and other political parties reached consensus over Raza Rabbani s name for the Senate chairman s post.
Source: Dunya News