Opposition in Senate has submitted a no-trust motion against Senate chairman, Sadiq Sanjrani on Tuesday.
According to reports of Baaghitv, opposition for the first time in history of upper house submitted a no-trust motion against incumbent chairman Sadiq Sanjrani in their efforts to get him removed from the chair to put pressure on Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government. Secretary Senate Mohammed Anwar said,“For the first time, a no-trust motion against a Senate chairman has been submitted. We will take the procedure further from here as per the law,”
The motion was submitted jointly by the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Raja Zafarul Haq, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Sherry Rehman, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Javed Abbasi and Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam’s (JUI-F) Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri.
The opposition has also submitted a motion to convene session of the Parliament. The parties will jointly announce name of new chairman on July 11.