LAHORE: Governor Punjab Makhdoom Ahmed Mehmood Wednesday dissolved the provincial assembly after signing its advice sent to him by Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif.
The Punjab cabinet also stood dissolved following the dissolution of the provincial assembly.
However, Shahbaz Sharif will continue to serve as the Chief Minister of the Punjab till the induction of a caretaker set up in the province.
Earlier, Pakistan Muslim League-N President Nawaz Sharif had said that the Punjab Assembly would be dissolved today.
Sources by: thenews