Lahore: Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) leader and Opposition Leader in National Assembly, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has put forward three names for the interim prime minister in the country.
Speaking at a press conference in Lahore, Nisar said that the party had agreed upon the names of former judge Justice (retd) Nasir Aslam Zahid, Justice (retd) Shakirullah Jan and Awami Tehrik founder Rasul Bakhsh Palijo for the slot of caretaker prime minister.
Nisar said that for the caretaker set-up, the Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaf and other parties have been consulted, after which three names were short-listed.
The opposition leader further said that efforts were being made to steal the elections in Sindh and Punjab.
He further stated that if the sitiuation remains the same, then it wasn’t necessary to hold elections for all the assemblies in one day.
Nisar said that the Punjab Assembly will be dissolved after consultation with opposition parties.