Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Pakistani politics: Pakistan’s Imran government postponed the crisis, proving a vote of confidence in the National Assembly

The crisis in Pakistan’s Imran Khan government has been temporarily avoided. In a vote of confidence in the National Assembly on Sunday, a total of 178 votes were in favor of the government led by the Tehreek-e-Insaf party in Pakistan. He needs at least 171 members of Congress to save his government. Pakistan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Shah Mehmood Qureshi has proposed in Parliament that after the voting began, the government of Imran Khan won a vote of confidence.

Earlier, on the eve of discussions on the majority of the Imran government, the opposition coalition announced that it would boycott a vote of confidence and claimed that its candidate’s victory in the Senate election was a “no-confidence bill” against the prime minister. .

Why is the Imran government facing a crisis?

It is worth noting that the PDM candidate and former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani (Yousuf Raza Gilani) defeated the ruling Pakistani Trik Inasaf (PTI) candidate in a Senate election on Wednesday. Abdul Hafiz Sheikh. For Khan, this was a major setback. Khan himself campaigned for Finance Minister Abdul Hafiz Sheikh.

Rehman said Gilani’s victory was “a motion of no confidence in Khan himself.” He claimed that President Arif Alvi (Arif Alvi) called a meeting on Saturday by issuing a notice and was convinced that Prime Minister Khan was a “majority.” “Conviction, so they need to get a vote of confidence. Prime Minister Imran Khan called a meeting of colleagues on Friday to develop a strategy and then get a vote of confidence in the National Assembly.

Imran needs 171 MPs

Khan needs the support of 171 members of the National Assembly, because 340 members of the 342 members of the House of Representatives, both seats are vacant. Khan’s PTI has 157 members, while the opposition Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz has 83 members, and the Pakistan People’s Party has 55 members.


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