Islamabad: Voting for the Senate election has been completed. The counting of votes has begun at 5 p.m. The meeting resumed at three o’clock after the Friday prayers. After this, the candidates for the post of chairman were announced and the election was carried out by secret ballot.
The result of the election of the Chairman Senate will then be announced. The successful candidate will take the oath of office and preside over the rest of the proceedings of the session. The newly elected Chairman will elect the post of Deputy Chairman and take oath from the successful candidate.