ISLAMABAD: Member National Assembly and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Rana Tanveer Hussain was unanimously elected as Chairman of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Thursday.
He was elected in a joint assembly of the members from opposition and the ruling party in parliament home, The News Observers reported.
“PAC shall be made practical,” mentioned Tanveer after changing into the chairman of the physique.
He mentioned, “For the final seven years, there have been no experiences of the committees which have been shaped beforehand.”
Tanveer additionally vowed to work on a schedule after consulting members of the PAC.
The place fell vacant after PML-N President and Chief of the Opposition within the Nationwide Meeting Shehbaz Sharif resigned.
He had submitted his resignation letter on November 18, a day earlier than leaving for London along with his brother, former premier Nawaz Sharif, for the latter’s medical therapy.
National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser had accepted Shehbaz’s resignation.
The PML-N president in his resignation letter had proposed Rana Tanveer’s identify.
The federal government later had additionally determined to not problem Tanveer’s nomination for the submit of PAC chairman with its current conciliatory method in direction of the opposition.