Former Pak PM Sharif meets his faction leader after 15 years, works out a seat-sharing arrangement ahead of polls

Updated: Dec 6 2023 9:19PM

Lahore, Dec 6 (PTI) At a meeting held for the first time in 15 years, former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday worked out a seat-sharing arrangement with leaders of a faction of his political party led by another former prime minister Chaudhry Shujat for both provincial and national assembly polls.

The general elections are to be held on February 8.

Sharif— the three-time former prime minister — returned to the country on October 21 ending his self-imposed four-year exile in London to lead his party the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) in the elections.