Lahore (Staff Report): Chief Minister of Punjab Shehbaz Sharif has been nominated as the interim president of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N).

Chief Minister of Punjab Shehbaz Sharif met with former prime minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif at their residence in Jati Umra on Saturday, where the former was apprised of being made the interim president of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N).

Nawaz Sharif formally apprised the Punjab CM of the decision during the meeting. The approval for making Shehbaz interim head of the party will be taken at a meeting of the PML-N central executive committee on February 27.

The details revealed that the PML-N will hold intra-party elections to formally elect Shehbaz as the party president .

Earlier in a statement this evening, CM Punjab Shehbaz said that the faces of those levelling baseless allegations have been exposed.

CM Punjab said, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has displayed worst kind of performance in the province,
He further said that any sane person will not give a vote to those doing negative politics in the next elections.