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Bilawal’s Maiden Address Expected Today In NA

Islamabad (August 17, 2018): Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Friday will address parliament for the first time.

According to the sources, Bilawal has finalized his speech, suggestions of senior leaders have also been included in his speech.

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Bilawal Bhutto will address after Shehbaz Sharif’s address, in which he will highlight the role of his party for strengthening democracy in the country. PTI Chairman Imran Khan and PML (N) President Shahbaz Sharif are vying for the top slot of the leader of the house in the National Assembly as Pakistan Peoples Party and JI have decided to attend today’s session but not to vote for any candidate.Imran, Shehbaz Set For Big Battle TodayAccording to the details, the National Assembly will elect the country’s 22nd prime minister today. The two candidates  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan and PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif are in the run, whose nomination papers were accepted earlier.

Nomination papers on their behalf were submitted by their party leaders in the National Assembly secretariat on Wednesday.

Election for the office will be held today, for which the session of the National Assembly has already been summoned at 3.30 in the afternoon.The election shall be through division as enshrined in the rules of procedures and conduct of the National Assembly 2007.

On the other hand, rift between two major opposition parties Pakistan Peoples Party and Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz has widen, as PPP has withdrawn its support to PML N’s Prime Ministerial candidate Shehbaz Sharif. JI has also decided to remain silent.

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Earlier, in a conversation with reporters in capital Islamabad today, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah  said his party has apprised Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) of its reservations over PML N candidate for prime ministership.

Earlier on August 16, People’s Party has nominated Bilawal Bhutto Zardari as its parliamentary leader in the National Assembly, said sources.

The decision was taken by PPP Parliamentarians President Asif Ali Zardari. The sources said that a letter in this regard will be sent to speaker National Assembly within few days.Technically PPP Parliamentarians President Asif Ali Zardari will have to hold the seat but he withdrew in favour of Bilawal Bhutto Zardari .

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