The Federal Cabinet has approved to hold the Senate election through open ballot. The approval to hold the Senate election through open ballot has been obtained from the Federal Cabinet through a circular summary.
The government has drafted an ordinance to hold Senate elections by open ballot and a draft ordinance on Senate elections has been sent to the Prime Minister.
The new ordinance has been drafted by Attorney General Khalid Mehmood Khan and the Prime Minister was informed that the schedule for the Senate elections will be released on February 11.
It should be noted that the case of Senate elections is still pending in the Supreme Court.