Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI), which translates into Pakistan Movement for Justice, has 12 seats in the Senate, and the two main opposition parties Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) have 12 and 25 seats each.
The ruling coalition candidate, Sadiq Sanjrani, on Friday won the election of the Senate Chairman defeating Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) nominee Yousaf Raza Gilani. In a second victory for the ruling coalition, Senator Mirza Mohammad Afridi was elected deputy chairman.
Despite the threat of COVID-19 and harsh weather conditions, the Gilgit-Baltistan people voted in a complete discipline manner with no reports of violence coming from any part of the region where out of 1,141 polling stations, 577 had been declared sensitive and 297 highly sensitive.
Bokhari is currently serving as Parliamentary Secretary for the Ministry of Law and Justice in Pakistan and responsible for the legislative business in parliament.
In a tweet on Sunday, Minister for Information and Broadcasting Syed Shibli Faraz said the prime minister will receive phone calls from general public at 4pm tomorrow. General public can contact the prime minister by dialing 051-9210809 to directly talk to Imran Khan.
Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) stalwart Naeem has died after battling cancer, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry announced in a tweet.
His family confirmed his death.
No one is above the law. The country’s law is supreme. There is no other way for Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf other than to face the foreign funding case. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf should prove in front of law that the party is innocent and all the allegations levelled against them are baseless and wrong, (“ECP orders daily hearing in PTI’s foreign funding case,” Nov.22, Gulf Today).
A multi-party conference has been called by Jamiat Ulemae Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman to decide the next course of action in the anti-government campaign by the opposition, his spokesperson said on Sunday.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s government is the first government in Pakistan that has a motive to bring its people out of the poverty level, providing them support to earn