By-election for Two Senate Seats of Punjab to Be Held on Thursday (Today)
On Thursday (today), the by-election for two senate seats of Punjab, as well as a general and reserved seat for women, will take place.
The seats that became vacant after Saadia Abbasi, the sister of former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, and Haroon Akhtar were asked to resign as they possessed dual nationalities.
The polling for these empty senate seats will take place from 9 am at the Punjab Assembly building in Lahore and will continue till 4 pm.
From Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)’s side, Waleed Iqbal and Seemi Aizdi will be contesting. Meanwhile Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz has sent Saud Majeed and Saira Afzal Tarar as their contestants.