Nawaz nominates Shahbaz for CM Punjab slot

Shahbaz had served as Punjab CM in the last government.


Web Desk May 23, 2013
Nawaz and Shahbaz Sharif. PHOTO: TMN/FILE

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has nominated his brother Shahbaz Sharif for the post of chief minister of Punjab, Express News reported on Thursday.

Shahbaz had served as Punjab CM in the last government.

Shahbaz, in his earlier tenure, was equally praised and criticised for his decisions such as Metro Bus project and free laptops to students.

In Sindh, former chief minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah is said to be the frontrunner for the slot and sources in Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) told The Express Tribune that the party would officially nominate him for the post soon.

If this is done, Shah will serve as CM Sindh for a record third time.

COMMENTS (50)

hmmm | 8 years ago | Reply

@Tasneem: oh yes...one man show for five years....15 ministries in one....no local govts. for five years......30 billion usurped in rotis...40 billion in metro....medicine scandal,....and much much more.......now that he knows he wont get any more turn....may be he will try to rectify...though i do not see that happening

Jehangir | 8 years ago | Reply

@Xnain: We will only hurt for couple of weeks. You will need burnol for next five years...and may be more. Spare us from fake stats. This is what I am talking about...pure ignorance...

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