ISLAMABAD: The ‘Rehbar Committee’ of the opposition alliance will maintain a gathering to debate the no-confidence movement towards Senate chairman Sadiq Sanjrani on Wednesday (at present), ARY Information reported.
The assembly shall be held in Raja Zafar-ul-Haq’s chamber within the Senate so as to evaluation the progress of contacts with the senators belonging to the federal government and opposition sides, sources mentioned.
Earlier on Tuesday, following the no-confidence movement towards the Senate chairman, the opposition leaders, Hasil Bizenjo and Raza Rabbani, had contacted the unbiased senators from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) to realize their help.
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Sources mentioned that the opposition leaders exchanged views over the no-trust movement towards Sadiq Sanjrani throughout the dialog with the FATA senators. The senators have rejected to help the candidate nominated from the opposition aspect, sources added.
The unbiased senators apprised their choices to Bizenjo and Rabbani that they’d help incumbent Senate chairman Sadiq Sanjrani.
Earlier on Thursday, a abstract had been despatched to President Arif Alvi for the appointment of a presiding officer for voting on the no-confidence movement towards Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani.
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The names that are referred for the appointment embrace Waleed Iqbal, Senator Yaqoob Khan Nasir and Abdul Qayyum, sources added.
It additionally emerges that voting shall be held towards the no-trust movement towards Sanjrani first and later the senators will vote for the deputy chairman of the Higher Home within the upcoming session.
On July 22, President Dr Arif Alvi had summoned the Senate session on August 1 for voting on the no-confidence resolutions towards Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani and Deputy Chairman Saleem Mandviwala.