Lahore (Staff Report): Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s wife Kulsoom Nawaz has signed the nomination papers to contest the by-polls of NA-120 as Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s (PML-N) candidate.

The papers have been officially filed by her son-in-law Captain (retd) Mohammad Safdar. She will contest the elections against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) candidate Dr Yasmin Rashid.

According to the Election Commission of Pakistan, two candidates, Ghulam Shabbir and Mickal Fars Sarwyaa have been submitted their nomination papers with the constituency’s returning officer on Thursday.

The last date to file the nomination papers is August 12.