ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – The National Assembly will elect its Speaker on Monday. Nomination papers can be submitted by 12.00 noon tomorrow to the Secretary National Assembly.

A member, who has been nominated, can withdraw his candidature any time before the National Assembly proceeds to elect the Speaker.

It may be mentioned that the seat had fallen vacant due to disqualification of Sardar Ayaz Sadiq by the Election Tribunal.

Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has been re-elected as Member of the National Assembly from the same constituency in the recently held by-elections.  He is now candidate of the ruling PML (N) for the office of the Speaker.

PTI has also announced to field Shafqat Mahmood as its candidate.