Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has won the trust vote in Parliament, ending the political uncertainty in the country. Imran Khan secured 178 votes in the 342-member lower house of Parliament. The Opposition, Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) boycotted the voting, making it easier for Imran Khan to secure the required numbers.
Imran Khan had sought a vote of confidence in a bid to restore the legitimacy of his government after the
Imran Khan had on Thursday announced that he will seek a vote of confidence after his finance minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh was defeated in the closely-fought Senate election on Wednesday.