Pakistan, Election Updates : Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz chief Nawaz Sharif and brother Shahbaz claimed victory in general elections of Pakistan, announcing that the elder Sharif would stake claim for prime ministership.
His claim comes as PML-N is set to emerge as the biggest party but still short of a clear majority.
Analysts say that PML-N will form the next government.
Speaking to their supporters outside their model town residence Nawaz Sharif thanked the nation for reposing trust in him.
The PML-N chief has so far won two National Assembly seats – NA-120 Lahore, NA-68 Sargodha.