The acting Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Speaker Aurangzeb Nilotha administered the oath to newly elected provincial assembly members on Monday.

According to media reports, before the oath-taking ceremony in KP provincial assembly Muttahida Majlis e Amal (MMA) and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) provincial assembly members staged walkout while voicing protest against alleged rigging in the July 25 general election. During oath taking MPAs from MMA and PPP were wearing black bands under protest.