ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) is considering Federal Minister for Law Farooq H Naik and newly elected Senator Sardar Ali for the Senate’s Chairman. It is reported that the Jamiat-e-Ulema-Islam (JUI) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) asked for Deputy Chairman, however; it is to be decided by President Asif Ali Zardari.
According to the sources, the President started consultation with the coalition partners to finalize the names of the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman. It is said that the coalition partners might agree on the name of Lashkari Raisani for Deputy Chairman. However; names for both of the posts will be decided by the President on Tuesday.-SANA