Islamabad (APP): National Assembly Secretariat announced schedule for the election of new Prime Minister, a notification reported.

Candidates were directed to get nomination papers from office of the Secretary National Assembly from 3 pm on July 30.

While, the nomination papers will be received till 2 pm on July 31, following which Speaker National Assembly would make scrutiny of the papers at 3 pm on the same day.

Election for the prime minister will be held on August 1 (Tuesday), for which President Mamnoon Hussain has already summoned the National Assembly session at 3 pm.