Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has approved to give party ticket to PTI core committee member Waseem Shahzad on vacant seat of Governor Punjab Chaudhry Sarwar for by-polls.

According to media reports, the PM approved ticket to Waseem Shahzad and PTI Karachi secretary information Shahzad Qureshi as party candidate on PS-111 constituency, left vacant by Sindh Governor Imran Ismail for upcoming by-elections on October 14.

Waseem Shahzad was a former senator and state minister for interior. He was also Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf core committee member and advisor.