QUETTA: Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q)’s Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo submitted his nomination papers for the provincial chief minister to the Balochistan Assembly secretary today.
The nomination papers, which had to be submitted before 3pm today with the secretary of the assembly, will be scrutinised and a final list of candidates issued later.
The election for the new provincial chief executive will be held in the assembly session, set to begin at 10am, on Saturday (tomorrow).
Pashtunkhwa Milli Awami Party’s Agha Syed Liaquat Ali and Abdul Rahim Ziaratwal also submitted their nomination papers today.
The election follows the resignation of chief minister Sanaullah Zehri, who quit on January 9 before a no-confidence motion against him could be taken up in the assembly.