Islamabad: After the Senate will be sworn in here on Friday, it will elect its chairman and vice-chairmen by secret ballot.
According to the Senate Secretariat, the session would meet in the morning for oath-taking of the newly elected senators after which the session will be adjourned.
After the adjournment of the session, nomination papers for the chairman and deputy chairman would be submitted.
Later, the session would resume in the evening the same day to elect the chairman and deputy chairman of the Upper House. Names of the candidates would be announced during the meeting and later a secret ballot will be held.
The names of the winners of the chair and vice chair positions will be announced, and oaths will be taken thereafter.