Election to elect new Speakers and Deputy Speakers of Punjab and Balochistan Assemblies will be held today.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has already nominated Chaudhry Parvez Elahi as the coalition’s candidate for post of Speaker Punjab Assembly and Dost Muhammad Mazari as Deputy Speaker.
PML (N) has nominated Chaudhry Iqbal Gujjar for post of Speaker and Muhammad Waaris Kallu for Deputy Speaker.
Balochistan Assembly will also meet at 3 pm in Quetta today to hold election of Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the provincial assembly.
Candidates for both the positions can submit their nomination papers till 12 noon today.
Balochistan Awami Party and allies have nominated Abdul Quddus Bizenjo for the slot of speaker and Sardar Babar Musa Khel of PTI for the position of Deputy Speaker.