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He said PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari had begun the process of consultation within the party to reach a consensus on who would be the party candidate for the office of caretaker prime minister.
After the dismissal of the government of Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, Malik Meraj Khalid was appointed as caretaker Prime Minister on 5 November 1996 till 17 February 1997 who remained in the office for 3 Months and 12 Days.
The caretaker prime minister has said he would urge all political parties in Balochistan -- a province beset by a separatist insurgency involving ethnic militants and sectarian violence -- to fully participate in the May 11 general elections.
Justice (Rtd) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso was nominated as caretaker Prime Minister on March 24th, 2013 and was sworn in on 25th of March 2013
My top priority would be holding free and fair elections," Khoso said in an interview with GEO TV after he was named caretaker prime minister.
The caretaker prime minister will lead an interim government that will supervise the May 11 parliamentary election and transition to the new government.
The caretaker prime minister at a dinner organized by Lebanese Forces and Mustaqbal engineers last night, said "We're working together with our brothers in the Gulf, especially with our Bahraini brothers, to end the repercussions of the irresponsible and unjustified political alignment which has nothing to do with Lebanese patriotism or Arab nationalism.
But Sunday night passed without an answer coming from Hariri through Jumblat to the initiative of Berri, who felt that the caretaker prime minister, by hinting at his approval of the Syrian-Saudi agreement, was seeking to gain time until the indictment was issued," Marmal said.
The report, by the Washington correspondent of the Urdu-language Jang newspaper, said Qureshi, who served as a caretaker prime minister in 1993, has expressed willingness to join the government again as prime minister provided he has a free hand in forming the cabinet.
The opposition leader said he would make every effort to nominate an impartial and capable caretaker prime minister who would run the day-to-day affairs of the government efficiently besides ensuring free, fair and transparent general elections.
The caretaker prime minister stressed the importance of strengthening political stability from 2017 and adopting the priorities of the national unity government as set out in the "Carthage Document.
Bulgariaas caretaker Prime Minister suggested that the caretaker government had taken steps to make sure that its successor would have a smooth start of its term in office.