The interim CMs of Punjab and Balochistan will take oath on Friday.
Dr. Hasan Askari will be sworn in as Punjab’s caretaker CM at 11 am at Governor House, Lahore. Alauddin Marri will take oath at 5 pm at Governor House, Quetta.
The Election Commission appointed both the interim CMs after the government and opposition as well as the parliamentary committees failed to reach a consensus.
Mr. Askari is a political and defense analyst. He is a columnist and the author of several books and articles on Pakistan and South Asian affairs.