LAHORE -  Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Thursday shortlisted three candidates for the position of Punjab governor.

These candidates, as per the list finalized by PML-N, are United Kingdom-based Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, leading industrialist Farooq Khan and senator Rafique Rajwana.

Insiders say Chaudhry Sarwar has more chance of being successor to interim Punjab Governor Rana Iqbal Khan, who would continue holding the office till presidential election.