Islamabad: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has refused to acknowledge the victory of Sadiq Sanjarani in the Senate elections and has announced to challenge the result.
Addressing a press conference in Islamabad along with PDM joint candidate Yousaf Raza Gillani, he said that the whole country saw how this House was undermined in the morning.
Bilawal said that what happened today is in front of everyone. He said that four cameras were found inside the House, which was blatant rigging.
The PPP leader refused to accept Sadiq Sanjrani’s win and said, “We have achieved this win by fighting against the government, we hope we will get justice from the court”.
He further stated that the official presiding over the meeting is an ally of the government, and his controversial ruling is also before everyone. He added that the seven rejected ballots had been cast correctly but were falsely declared invalid.
The PPP chairman stated that he has consulted with Maryam Nawaz, Maulana Fazlur Rehman and Asif Zardari lawyers, and his party will challenge the decision in court.