ISLAMABAD: Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, while speaking to media, announced that Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) has short-listed eight candidates for the post of caretaker prime minister, Express News reported on Tuesday.
The names, which have not been disclosed by the party as yet, include senior politicians, retired judges and senior lawyers.
Surprisingly, none of the candidates are from Punjab, say sources, and no bureaucrats or military personnel have been named in the list either. No bureaucrat or military personnel named in list.
PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif will consult with other political parties before sending these names to the government for electing the caretaker prime minister.