ISLAMABAD : Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani has announced to contest the election for the slot of president of International Parliamentary Union (IPU).
Speaker National Assembly (NA) Asad Qaisar has nominated Sadiq Sanjrani.
The polls for presidentship of IPU will take place in the month of December. As many 179 countries are members of IPU.
Parliamentarians while terming the participation of Senate Chairman in the election of IPU president slot a good omen have said Asad Qaisar deserves for appreciation for nominating Sadiq Sanjrani. Contesting the election by Sanjrani will elevate the prestige of Pakistan in the comity of nations, they held.