ISLAMABAD: Asad Qaisar of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has been elected as 15thSpeaker of the Nationwide Meeting with 176 votes after a stiff competitors with Pakistan Folks Get together’s Khursheed Shah who bought 146 votes.
Saying the title of recent speaker, outgoing NA speaker Ayaz Sadiq stated a complete of 330 votes had been polled, of them eight had been rejected.
He stated Mr. Qaisar acquired 176 votes, whereas Mr. Shah bagged 146 votes. Moments later, he administered oath to the newly-elected NA speaker.
The newly-elected MNAs solid votes for his or her desired candidates by a secret poll earlier through the voting.
Outgoing speaker Ayaz Sadiq is chairing the session. The newly elected MNAs together with prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan can also be current within the Home.
The election process
The newly-elected MNAs solid their vote for speaker of the Decrease Home by a secret poll. Within the first spherical, the outgoing speaker chairs the session and supervises polling course of for election of the brand new Speaker. In the course of the polling, nobody is allowed to take a photograph of their vote.
As soon as all of the votes have been solid, the speaker will announce that the polling course of has concluded. Votes will then be counted within the presence of each candidates and their polling brokers. As soon as the outcomes are compiled, the speaker will proceed to announce the outcomes.
The outgoing speaker will then administer the incoming speaker the oath workplace. The identical course of shall be repeated to herald the brand new deputy speaker. The brand new speaker will supervise the election of the deputy speaker.
In keeping with particulars, it’s a one-on-one contest, with 4 candidates are within the race for the slots of speaker and deputy speaker of the Nationwide Meeting.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), who emerged as the biggest social gathering in July 25 elections, had fielded Asad Qaiser, former speaker of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Meeting towards Syed Khursheed Shah of the Pakistan Peoples Get together.
PTI backed candidates and the opposition alliance nominees had submitted their papers on Tuesday for the election of high slots of the decrease home.
Source : Ary News