The Senate nominees for Jamaat-e-Islami’s Khyber Paktunkhwa chapter have been finalised.
The social gathering introduced its nominees on Saturday.
JI has nominated Maulana Dr Ata-ur-Rehman, a former member of the National Assembly, for the overall seat of the Senate, whereas Dr Muhammad Iqbal Khalil, a former district deputy nazim of Peshawar, has been nominated for the technocrat seat.
Former MNA Inayat Begum has been nominated for the reserved seat for girls, whereas Javed Gul has been nominated for the minority seat.
The Senate polls will likely be held on March 3. Candidates can file their nomination papers until Feb 15 after ECP prolonged the date for it earlier immediately.