Staff Reporter Islamabad
Minister for Communication and Postal Services Murad Saeed Tuesday said Prime Minister Imran Khan was committed to improve and streamline the country’s system for desirous results. The incumbent government has moved a constitutional amendment bill in the Parliament regarding the upcoming Senate elections to discourage the horse-trading practice, he said while talking to a private news channel.
The minister said the government has taken various steps as per recommendations from the Supreme Court (SC) to wipe out the menace of horse-trading for transparent elections.
He stressed the need to conduct the Senate polls through open voting for transparency. Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) had introduced the money politics and horse-trading in the Senate elections in past, he said.