1st session of Pakistan’s newly-elected Parliament begins; 331 members take oath

Imran Khan's speech was very nice, I wish him all the best: Kangana Ranaut

Imran Khan's speech was very nice, I wish him all the best: Kangana Ranaut

As the National Assembly session began, the members first stood for the country's national anthem, following which they took the oath in unison. After the election of the new speaker, the outgoing speaker will give him the oath and hand over charge of the new house.

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Islam (PTI) chairman Imran Khan, who would be swearing in as Prime Minister of Pakistan on August 18, has personally invited Punjab Local Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for the ceremony. Its number increased to 125 after nine independent members joined it and final tally reached 158 after it was allotted 28 out of 60 seats reserved for women and 10 seats reserved for minorities.

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The party is still 14 short of simple majority of 172 in the house of 342.

Elections for Speaker and Deputy Speaker of National Assembly will be held on August 15 (Wednesday). The actor recently made headlines after she bestowed praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi terming him as the 'rightful leader of democracy.' She also batted in favour of a second term for the Prime Minister. It has not announced the candidate for deputy speaker so far.

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Party sources said that the list of the Cabinet has not been finalised but there is a general consensus that Shah Mahmood Qureshi will be the new Foreign Minister and Pervez Khattak the new Interior Minister. "Apart from this, Khan also extended personal invitation to Sidhu on the phone which was accepted in all humility by the latter", a government spokesman said in Chandigarh.

Gavaskar is due to be present in England to cover the ongoing Test series between India and the hosts during the same time when his fellow Pakistan counterpart will step in as the Prime Minister of his country.

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Geo News reported that President Mamnoon Hussain has chose to postpone his visit to Scotland in order to administer the oath to the next prime minister.Mamnoon was scheduled to visit Edinburgh from August 16 to August 19.

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