PTI finalises names of candidates for Senate elections
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has finalized names of its candidates for most of the Senate seats, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry revealed in a tweet on Friday.
Federal Minister for Finance Abdul Hafeez Sheikh and Fauzia Arshad have been selected from Islamabad.
From Sindh, Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Wada will contest the Senate election and Saifullah Abro will be the PTI candidate for the technocrat seat. While name of Abdul Qadir from Balochistan has been finalized.
Saifullah Niazi, Dr Zarqa and Barrister Ali Zafar would be fielded from Punjab for elections which will be held on Mar 3.
From Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, names of Shibli Faraz, Mohsin Aziz, Dost Muhammed, Sania Nishtar and Farzana have been finalized. Whereas, announcement of names for rest of the seats would be made later.
خیبر پختونخواہ سے شبلی فراز، محسن عزیز، دوست محمد، ثانیہ نشتر اور فرزانہ کا نام حتمی فہرست میں شامل کیا گیا ہے باقی نشستوں پر اعلان بعد میں ہو گا۔— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) February 12, 2021