Sunil Gavaskar to skip Imran Khan's oath-taking ceremony

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Sunil Gavaskar to skip Imran Khan's oath-taking ceremony

The PTI's parliamentary committee on Monday officially named party chairman Khan as their parliamentary leader and nominee for the next prime minister of Pakistan.

Pakistan's President Mamnoon Hussain has called a session of the new National Assembly, the lower house of parliament, starting August 13.

In an interview to news agency ANI over the weekend, when asked if India was open to a dialogue with Pakistan's Imran Khan-led government and whether India would participate in the Saarc meet that Islamabad will host this year, Modi seemed to steer clear of any definite answers.

Having served his country as the cricketer as well, the political party has made a decision to invite the former Indian cricketers including Sunil Gavaskar for the ceremony which will reportedly take place on August 18.

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Would-be suitors include tracksuit tycoon Mike Ashley and Philip Day, the billionaire owner of Edinburgh Woollen Mill. Chief executive Alex Williamson said: "We are hopeful that the current negotiations will shortly be concluded".

Geo News reported that President Mamnoon Hussain has chose to postpone his visit to Scotland in order to administer the oath to the next prime minister.Mamnoon was scheduled to visit Edinburgh from August 16 to August 19.

Samia Khan further said that July 25 elections were held in a threatening atmosphere, adding that a total lunar eclipse also occurred on July 27.

Sidhu said that he has informed the Union Home Ministry and office of the Punjab Chief Minister regarding his intention to attend the swearing in ceremony. The party needed the support of 172 lawmakers in the house of 342 to form the government.

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