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Opposition leader phones PM, discusses CEC appointment

ISLAMABAD: Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly Syed Khursheed Shah phone Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif here on Wednesday discussed the appointment of chief election commissioner (CEC).
Khurshid Shah expressed his point of view regarding the Supreme Court deadline.
The top court on October 14 gave the federal government two weeks to appoint a permanent CEC, or else it will withdraw its judge, Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali, who is currently serving as acting CEC.
The government and the opposition wish to keep the post vacant until the parliamentary committee on electoral reforms completes its work.