PPP name new PM


The ruling Pakistan people’s Party decided late last night to nominate Makhdoom Shahabuddin the current Minister for the Textile Industry as their candidate for the prime ministerial post. The position became vacant yesterday after Yousuf Raza Gilani was disqualified by the Supreme Court.

Voting for the new prime minister will take place in the parliament on Thursday.

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