3 candidates in run for 2 Senate seats

QUETTA: There are three candidates in run for two seats in Senate of Pakistan from Balochistan province. Polls for these seats will be held Thursday.

These seats had fallen vacant due to resignation of Lashkari Raisani (PMLN and Maulana Muhammad Khan Sherani who took oath as MNA.

According to details five candidates had filed nomination papers for two seats in Senate. Of these three candidates Imran Shah (PMLN and Engineer Fazal Karim (JUI withdrew their papers on last day of withdrawal of candidatures. Now three candidates Haji Muhammad Wali Kakar (JUI, Sardar Yaqoob Nassar (PMLN and Abdul Rauf Lala PMAP are in the field. Polling will be held at Balochistan Assembly from 9am to 3 pm.