Jamat-e-Islami  (JI) has announced its support for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in by-elections of NA-122, according to Waqt News. The decision was announced after a meeting between PTI delegation and JI leadership here In Lahore.

Repolling in NA-122 has dominated the national politics after Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) disqualified the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate Sardar Ayaz Sadiq .  PTI had submitted a case of rigging against the former General Assembly Speaker. Both parties are campaigning vigorously to claim the seat. By-elections to be held on October 11.