QUETTA: Days after Nawab Sanaullah Zehri had resigned in the wake of no-trust move, name of the former deputy speaker Mir Abdul Qudus Bizenjo has been put forward as CM by PML-N dissidents and PML-Q legislators.
It is pertinent to recall here that in order to save face PML-N-led coalition government’s CM resigned before tabling of a no-confidence motion.
Announcing the choice after a huddle at his house here today former senator Saeed Ahmed Hashmi said:”With the support of like-minded legislators, Bizenjo will be easily elected as the new chief minister”.
While confirming his candidacy Bizenjo, who is all set to be elected unopposed tomorrow (Saturday 12th of January), said that he would endeavor to resolve issues in the province by keeping everyone together.
Balochistan unrest: Five soldiers killed, six injured as their vehicle toppled due to firing by unidentified men!
TURBAT: Five soldiers lost lives and six wounded when their vehicle turned over as a result of firing by some miscreants near here today.
The security convoy was moving near Shapook when it came under fire possibly by separatist militants.
Injured personnel are said to be recovering in DHQ Turbat.
Abdul Quddus Bizenjo voted in as new CM of Balochistan!
QUETTA: Balochistan Assembly has here today voted former deputy speaker Abdul Quddus Bizenjo as the third CM of the Province in four years.
Bizenjo’s election took after former chief minister Nawab Sanullah Khan Zehri called it a day few on 9th of January instead of facing a no-confidence motion.
Agha Syed Liaqat Ali of PkMAP was the only candidate to challenge Bizenjo. But his defeat was imminent as in a 65-member house PkMAP hapens to have only 14 members.