LAHORE: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has decided to field Dr Shehzad Waseem for the Senate seat from Punjab which was vacated by Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar after getting appointed as the Punjab governor.
The party has also approved awarding ticket to Shehzad Qureshi to contest by-election in Sindh Assembly constituency PS-111. This seat was vacated by Governor Sindh Imran Ismail.
Chairman PTI Imran Khan has given formal approval to this effect.
Shehzad Waseem has expressed gratitude for being nominated and vowed to do his best.
“I am grateful to my leader, Prime Minister Imran Khan for reposing confidence in me for Senate ticket. I will do my best to come up to expectations and will continue to play my role for the cause of Naya Pakistan,” he said.