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PPP’s Sarfraz Bugti Becomes Balochistan CM Uncontested

PPP's Sarfraz Bugti Becomes Balochistan CM Uncontested

Quetta – The leader of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Sarfraz Bugti, has secured the position of Chief Minister of Balochistan without facing any opposition. The announcement was made by the Balochistan speaker following the expiration of the nomination paper submission deadline at 5 pm, with no other candidates putting forth their nominations for the CM election.

Although an official election for the position is scheduled for March 2, Bugti promptly updated his social media profile to reflect his new title as “Chief Minister Balochistan” after the uncontested victory announcement. Expressing gratitude in a post, he acknowledged PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, his political party, and the people of his hometown, Dera Bugti, for their unwavering support.

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Bugti, speaking to the media after filing his nomination papers, outlined his vision, emphasizing the elimination of corruption and the restoration of law and order in Balochistan. He pledged to adhere to the values and principles of the Pakistan People’s Party as he assumes the significant responsibility of Chief Minister.