ISLAMABAD: Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Shehbaz Sharif on Tuesday has been elected as permanent president of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) unopposed.
The decision was taken during a session of Central General Council in Islamabad.
Sources told that no one from the party had submitted nomination papers in contest with Shehbaz Sharif however, the formal announcement will be made afterwards.
Meanwhile, Chairman Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Mahmood Virk said that the final list will be issued after scrutiny of the papers.
Earlier on February 28, Central Working Committee of the ruling PML-N decided to elect Shehbaz Sharif as party’s acting president.-Web Desk