ISLAMABAD: The Senate session started with Senator Ishaq Dar who was nominated as the Presiding Officer in the chair on Thursday morning.
During the session, newly-elected Senators took oath as members of the Upper House. The oath was conducted by Ishaq Dar.
In the oath taking ceremony, the newly elected members of the Upper House signed ‘Roll of Members’.
The elections will be held at 3:00 PM today.
Opposition parties and the PML-N had agreed to vote the PPP candidate Raza Rabbani for the Senate Chairman.
According to the sources, opposition parties will select a candidate from the JUI-F for the post of Deputy Chairman.