Detained MNAs cast their votes

ISLAMABAD: Detained lawmakers of the opposition parties on Wednesday polled their votes in the Senate elections at the Assembly Hall declared as polling station.

Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif and MNA Khawaja Mohammad Asif of the PML-N, PPP MNA from Sindh Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah and MNA from South Waziristan Ali Wazir polled their votes.

PPPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Asif Ali Zardari also met with the Opposition Leader Shahbaz Sharif.

It is to mention here that the Election Commission of Pakistan has issued production orders for imprisoned members of the National Assembly on February 19 so that they could be a part of the voting process for the Senate election. It was directed that presence of these MANs should be ensured at the polling stations on the day of the upper house election. - APP