What is more the PML-N
government is supposed not only to abide by the courts' ruling but also suppress any agitation against it.
It will stay there for some while for refreshment at the residence of Imtiaz Safdar Warraich, a notable and former PPP MNA, and then will go to the residence of Mian Tariq Mehmood, the sitting MNA who has left the PML-N
and held meeting with the political figures.
Suraj said the win of PML-N
candidates in Senate elections was in fact the win of Mohammad Nawaz Sharif who is the most popular leader of the country.
For two women seats, the PML-N
backed candidates Saadia Abbasi and Nuzhat Sadiq recorded a straight win with 160 and 152 votes respectively, while PTI's Andleeb Abbas obtained 46 votes.
Before casting his vote, Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif talked to the media and said the PML-N
is united under its Quaid, Nawaz Sharif.
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday directed the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N
) to appoint a new president of the party following the Supreme Court order that disqualified the former Prime Minister and President of PML-N
to hold any public office.
All three PML-N
candidates for deputy mayor are from the capital's rural areas, and made headlines during the submission of nomination papers due to widespread belief that they were chosen based on their connections.
They said party circles were anticipating that Law Minister Babar Awan would not be in a position to defend Zaradri in the NRO case or be able to create a situation in the court that could be exploited by the PML-N
He said the PML-N
and Nawaz Sharif's role for strengthening democracy could not be igonred.
Former Punjab Governor Ch Sarwar also has his sympathisers in the PML-N
ranks who may even cast him their first priority votes.
As the apex court later declared null and void all the decisions taken by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif since his disqualification in July last year, the PML-N
candidates for the Senate elections were also rendered 'independents'.
Earlier, the ECP has rejected the application of PML-N
for awarding of fresh tickets to their candidates in Senate elections.