PTI names Shah Mehmood Qureshi as Speaker National Assembly


Islamabad, August 6 (TNS): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in a parliamentary meeting on Monday finalized the name of its vice president Shah Mehmood Qureshi as speaker National Assembly.

Meanwhile, Zartaj Gul and Sheheryar Afridi’s name is being considered for Deputy speaker of National Assembly by the party.

On the other hand Imran Ismail, who is considered as the face of PTI in Sindh has been named as Governor Sindh by the party’s think tank.

Earlier Shah Mehmood Qureshi excused from the speaker of national assembly post but Imran Khan insisted him for the post, as he thinks he is the right man for the job, as PTI will surely face a tough opposition and only an experienced parliamentarian can sustain such pressure from the opposition.