ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government has decided to keep the post of Speaker National Assembly vacant till the result by-elections in NA constituency 122.

According to sources, the decision is taken on the request of former Speaker NA Ayaz Sadiq and some of his close aides who suggested Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif to give NA speaker seat to Ayaz Sadiq again after he wins it again because he is sure he will win the by-election.

The PM had already promised Ayaz Sadiq to give him NA Speaker seat after winning the by-polls. Henceforth, that promise will be kept and the post of NA Speak will remain vacant.