OKARA (Staff Report) – Riazul Haq Juj, the independent contestant who bagged NA-144 Okara seat in October 11 by-election, has announced to join Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz).

The announcement comes after Riazul Haq Juj’s meeting with Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif.

According to a statement Juj has joined PML-N without any prior conditions after consultation with close aides.

Riazul Haq secured 83240 votes in the by-election in NA-144, outshining the candidates of PML-N, PTI and PPP.