Pakistan: The National Assembly session, which was scheduled to start at 11 a.m. (local time), will now start at 2 p.m.The National Assembly Secretariat released the order of the day for Monday, which states that the House would only discuss the election of the Prime Minister, which is governed by Article 91 of the Constitution and Rule 32 of the Rules of Business and Conduct of Business in the Assembly.
Shehbaz Sharif, the younger brother of deposed three-time PM Nawaz Sharif, led a rainbow opposition alliance of socialist, liberal, and profoundly religious parties that ousted Khan on Sunday.
The combined Opposition — a rainbow of socialist, liberal, and profoundly religious groups – nominated Sharif, 70, for the Prime Ministership, while Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chose ex-foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi as its candidate.
‘Chowkidar Chor Hai’ Slogans At PTI Rally:
At one of the demonstrations held by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leaders against Imran Khan’s removal as Prime Minister, the phrase “Chowkidar chor hai” was heard.
The slogan was initially used in India against Prime Minister Narendra Modi by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, and was then used in Pakistan against the army for supposedly stealing Imran Khan’s mandate.