ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Tuesday chose PML-N’s Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as the eighteenth prime minister of Pakistan following the exclusion of Nawaz Sharif by the Supreme Court a week ago.
Abbasi, the favored contender to win, cleared the decision with a lion’s share vote. He got 221 votes.
Abbasi has been chosen as an interim leader and will hold the post till the race of occupant Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif to the National Assembly.
The speaker requested certain individuals to be evacuated because of the ruckus made in the house.
As per the Constitution and principles of the House, the speaker will declare the procedure for individuals to choose another Leader of the House. For five minutes, ringers will be rung in the entryway to give individuals a chance to accumulate inside the get together corridor.
The speaker will report the name of each part one-by-one and in sequential order request to get his/her poll paper. Their preferred individuals would check the applicant with a tick on the tally paper and place it in the voting station.
In the event that an individual from the get together inspires some other stamp on the ticket paper other than the check mark as well as ticked more than one name, did not awe the stamp effectively or left the tally paper unmarked, his or her vote will be rejected.
Endless supply of the voting procedure, ringers will again be rung for two minutes with the goal that individuals could again accumulate in the lobby to tune in to the outcome.
The speaker will declare the outcome and the effective applicant and the individuals who challenged the decision would be allowed to address the House.