Voting for Lower House Speaker: Mir Rahman Rahmani Declared Winner

The Acting speaker of lower house declared Mir Rahman Rahmani as the winner of speaker election. Newly elected MPs of the lower House of Parliament on Saturday started the process of electing the house speaker.

The main contenders for the position were Mir Rahman Rahmani and Kamal Nasir Osuli. However neither of the two candidates, Rahmani and Osuli, succeeded in getting the required number of votes as as they got 123 and 55 votes respectively. A total 124 votes were needed for the post.

18 / May 2019
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