Independents linked to Imran Khan win majority of seats after ban on PTI party.
The results of Pakistan’s general election are inconclusive, with former rival prime ministers Imran Khan and Nawaz Sharif claiming victory.
Now the haggling will continue between different parties to form the next government.
So who is likely to be Pakistan’s next leader? And what does the result mean for a country with deep political divisions and serious economic problems?
Presenter: Adrian Finigan
Zulfi Bukhari – Media and International Relations Advisor to Imran Khan, President of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)
Farzana Shaikh – Associate Fellow, Asia Pacific Program at Chatham House think tank
Haider Zaman Qureshi – Member of the Central Executive Committee of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP)