ISLAMABAD (TP NEWS) – Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) has nominated Senator Aitazaz Ahsan for the slot of President of Pakistan.
Sources said that PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Co-chairman Asif Zardari have decided to bring their candidate for the slot and chose Senator Aitazaz.
PPP leadership also assigned Khurshid Shah the task to coordinate with the Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N) and other likeminded parties.
Sources said that Khurshid with Sherry Rehman and Qamar Zaman Kaira will meet political leaders from all parties and convince them to support the PPP candidate.
On the other side, the PTI has already nominated Dr Arif Alvi for the position.
The tenure of President Mamnoon Hussain will end on September 8.
The Election Commission of Pakistan has announced that the presidential election will be held on September 4. The nomination papers can be filed till August 27.