CM Punjab election: PM to visit Lahore today


Prime Minister Imran Khan will pay a day-long visit to Lahore today (Tuesday) to oversee party matters ahead of the Punjab CM election.

Sources close to the matter said that the prime minister will also meet with PTI candidate for CM Punjab election Pervaiz Elahi during his Lahore visit.

The prime minister, who also heads PTI, will hold a meeting with party’s Punjab parliamentary members, said sources.

It is learnt that Prime Minister Imran Khan today summoned former chief minister Usman Buzdar to discuss matters pertaining to the Punjab CM election and party’s current political situation in the province. Sources privy to the development that the former Punjab chief minister will brief the prime minister about party’s position and numbers game for the election of new CM Punjab. It is pertinent to mention here that the Punjab Assembly session to elect a new chief minister Punjab had been postponed yesterday minutes after a no-trust move against Prime Minister Imran Khan was rejected by the National Assembly.


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