Jan Mohammad Jamali on Saturday has been elected as speaker of Balochistan Assembly unopposed.
According to assembly secretary, voting will not be carried out in the session to elect the speaker. The name of the elected speaker will be announced during the session on deputy speaker, the secretary stated.
Earlier, Mir Abdul Qudoos Bizenjo took oath as chief minister (CM) of Balochistan at the Governor House.
A swearing-in ceremony was held at Balochistan Governor’s House in which Governor Syed Zahoor Ahmed Agha administered oath to newly-elected CM.
Punjab Governor Chaudhry Sarwar and National Assembly Deputy Speaker Qasim Khan Suri also attended the event. Members of national and provincial assemblies and senators were also present on the occasion.