Shibli appointed leader of House, Raja Zafar opposition leader in Senate

26 Aug, 2018 2:05 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Senator Shibli Faraz appointed the Leader of the House and Pakistan Muslim League-N Senator Raja Zafarul Haq as the opposition leader in the Senate.

According to the notification which was issued on Sunday, Raja Zafarul Haq has been named Leader of the opposition in the Senate. While Shibli Faraz appointed as the Leader of the House.

A day earlier, Prime Minister Imran Khan had nominated Faraz as his party’s nominee for Leader of the House in Senate over the weekend, whereas the PML-N had forwarded the name of Zafarul Haq for the slot of Leader of the Opposition in the upper house of the Parliament.

Shibli Faraz has been a member of the Senate since 2015. His uncle, Barrister Syed Masood Kausar, has served as the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa governor while his father, Ahmad Faraz, was an acclaimed poet.

PML-N’s Raja Zafarul Haq has previously served as Leader of the House in the Senate.

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