ISLAMABAD (AP) – The get together of Pakistan’s former cricket hero-turned-politician Imran Khan says voting amongst lawmakers to elect the nation’s new prime minister will happen Aug. 18.
Fawad Chaudhry, spokesman for Khan’s Tahreek-e-Insaf get together, made the announcement Friday.
The nation’s caretaker prime minister introduced Thursday that the Nationwide Meeting will meet on Aug. 13 when newly elected lawmakers will likely be sworn in.
Khan is the probably subsequent prime minister. Chaudhry mentioned the get together has the backing of 180 lawmakers within the 342-seat meeting and Khan wants 172 votes to be appointed to the publish. .
Khan faces some competitors from the chief of the previous ruling Pakistan Muslim League get together, Shahbaz Sharif, who has collectively been fielded for the publish of prime minister by opposition events.