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PDM's Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani beats PTI's Abdul Hafeez Sheikh on Islamabad's general seat

PDM's Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani beats PTI's Abdul Hafeez Sheikh on Islamabad's general seat
March 3, 2021

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PDM's candidate Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani has been elected senator on the general seat from Islamabad after defeating Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, a candidate of the PTI and allies, on Wednesday.

Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani secured 169 votes, while Abdul Hafeez Sheikh got 165 votes. Seven votes were rejected.

PTI's Fauzia Arshad won the women's seat from Islamabad after defeating PML-N's Farzana Kausar. Fauzia got 174 votes, while her opponent secured 161 votes.

Moreover, PPP's Farooq H Naek was elected on the technocrat seat.