ISLAMABAD: Candidates for premiership will submit their nomination papers in the Parliament House on Sunday, March 23. According to Additional Secretary of National Assembly, Chaudhry Muhammad Rafiq, the closing time for submission of the nomination papers for the slot of prime minister will be 2:00 pm.
The newly elected speaker Dr. Fahmida Mirza will scrutinize the nomination papers that will start on 3:00 pm in the presence of candidates or their proposers or seconders. The Prime Minister will be elected in the session of National Assembly on March 24 and no other task would be carried out by the House on the day. Supporters of the candidates will assemble in the lobbies of the parliament, where they will vote to elect Leader of the House.-SANA