U-Turn: Imran accepts Hamza as Punjab CM until re-election on July 22nd 

All parties agreed on Punjab CM election on July 22nd

Imran Khan accepts Hamza Shehbaz as Punjab CM until re-election

Former prime minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has accepted Hamza Shehbaz, rival in Punjab, as Punjab chief minister until reelection.

The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCP) had summoned Hamza Shahbaz and Speaker of Punjab Assembly Pervaiz Elahi via video link in a plea filed by PTI challenging the Lahore High Court (LHC) verdict for the recount of votes for the election of Punjab CM.

PTI lawyers after consulting with PTI supremo told court they had no issue in accepting the Hamza Shehbaz as CM till re polling after the upcoming July 17th by-polls on 20 seats.

All parties agreed on Punjab CM election on July 22nd.