Senate Election Result for Chairman and Vice Chairman 2018
Today election for the chairman and vice chairman of Senate of Pakistan is being held. The contest is between candidates of PMLN and it allies and Opposition (PPP, PTI) and its allies.
The senate of Pakistan was created in 1973. Till now 7 chairman of senate has been elected. They belonged to PPP, PMLN, PML-Q. First Senate’s chairman was Habib ullah Khan from KPK. Second was Ghulam Ishaq Khan, Third one was Waseem Sajjad. Wile 4th, 5th, 6th senate chairmen were Muhammad Mian Soomru, Farooq H. Naik and Nayyar Bukhari respectively. Last Senate chairman was Raza Rabbani.
The detail of contesting candidates are as follows:-
Candidates of Chairman Slot:-
- Sadiq Sanjrani (PPP+PTI) = Votes Obtained 57 (Winner)
- Raja Zafarul Haq (PMLN) = Votes Obtained 46
Candidates of Vice Chairman Slot:-
- Saleem Mandviwala (PPP+PTI) = Votes Obtained 54 (winner)
- Usman Kakar (PMLN) = Votes Obtained 44
Sanjrani, an independent senator from Balochistan, is considered close to the PPP leadership and is backed by the ruling party in Sindh in exchange for his support to the PPP’s proposed deputy chairman, Saleem Mandviwalla and by four out of five MQM-P senators, who have also extended their support to the PPP’s nominee for deputy chairman. Usman kakar is senator of PKMAP.
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