In Pakistan, the Senate is a perpetual statutory body that signifies the steadiness of nationwide affairs. So, A person seeking to be the senator should abide by the legislative terms as prescribed by Article 62 of the constitution. Victory for Imran Khan as Sanjrani survives No-Trust Motion of Joint Opposition in the Senate Elections.
Democracy is the best revenge pic.twitter.com/IqzLq79M6o
— Jawad (@Jawad11352310) August 1, 2019
The Opposition’s No-Confidence Motion
The motion to de-seat the current chairperson of the senate (Sajrani) was agreed upon by the sixty-four senators. The opposition had presented no-confidence motion against the head of the Senate SADIQ SANJRANI on Thursday. Nevertheless, Sanjrani got efficacious in retaining his chairman seat of Senate. Fifty senators voted against Sanjrani, and the opposition is bound to get 53 votes to de-seat him. forty-five senators manifestly proved their indulgence for Sanjrani, however, five votes were rejected on ineffable reasons.
Thursday’s session was Chaired by MQM
However, the Vote casting session was held on Thursday that was chaired by MQM Senator Mohammad Ali Saif. The session was commenced at 2 pm noon, and MQM Senator was the presiding officer of the election of the head of the senate.
Victory for Imran Khan as Sanjrani survives No-Trust Motion of Joint Opposition
When the results proclaimed, Government Senators rejoiced and hugged the victor and warmly conveyed their greets to retained government senators. The motion was approved as 64 senators stood when asked if the motion should be passed. One hundred senators cast their votes.
So, the Possible Situation of the Federal Government During Election:
The Response of the Opposition
The opposition was not pleased on declared results, Hasil Bizenjo was their sought senator to be elected as the Head of the senate. It was again a day of BOOM for the Government and undoubtedly DOOM for the opposition. Since the Chairperson Sajrani, and the Deputy Chairperson Salim Mandviwala both retained their seats.
Possible Situation of Joint-Opposition right now!
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is Fuming from the Senate Election Results
According to Bilawal, Sajrani should resign on ethical grounds.
“Fourteen conscience-selling senators back-stabbed democracy”
آج اگر ایک جانب عوام پر پیٹرول بم گرایا گیا تو دوسری جانب سینیٹ میں ہارس ٹریڈنگ کر کے ملک میں جمہوری روایات کا جنازہ نکالا گیا۔
عوام دشمن کٹھ پتلی حکومت کے عوام پر ایک ہی دن میں دو حملے۔
– چیئرمین پاکستان پیپلز پارٹی بلاول بھٹو زرداری کی کٹھپتلی حکومت پر کڑی تنقید pic.twitter.com/C6tNnj2QbV
— PPP (@MediaCellPPP) August 1, 2019
Shahbaz Sharif is also incensed with the Senate results
Opposition Leader Shahbaz Sharif called the concealed senators as “Conscience-selling senators”
“We will fully expose the horse-trading of the government”
“Ameer Tareen’s magic that worked in the Senate today”.
Horsing trading won and democracy got undermined again today. It is not just Opposition's loss. We will get down to the bottom of the matter and those who sold their conscience will be exposed.
— Shehbaz Sharif (@CMShehbaz) August 1, 2019
However, Twitterati was considering it “A Massive Defeat of Goons and Corrupt Mafia”.
Today is the End of Mafia Politics. PTI Knock Down Opposition.
No corrupt politician will be allowed to disrupt the process, pressurize govt & avoid accountability.
— Faraz Rajpoot (@farazrajpootpti) August 1, 2019
Don’t underestimate the power of Khan!
— صا ئمہ سید 🇵🇰Pti (@Xaima16) August 1, 2019
The BALD-GUY Strikes again!
— Amna Tariq🇵🇰 (@AmnaTar72537131) August 1, 2019
Although, People are Alleging that Jahangir Tareen is the main guy behind this!
— CH QASIM (@chqasim1998) August 1, 2019