Dr Kamran Abbas Awan who contested previous election as an Independent candidate, formally announced to join PTI after his separate meetings with PTI Chairman Imran Khan and PTI Punjab President Ahsan Rasheed.
Dr Kamran Abbas Awan contested election from NA-155 Lodhran II and remained at third position.
Muhammad Akhtar Khan Kanju, another independent candidate won the elction by securing about 80 thousands votes. Although, Dr Kamran Abbas Awan managed to get only about 4 thousands votes, now it's expected that he will be able to make a stronger competition by making strong organization of PTI in district Lodhran.
It's important to mention here that Malik Mumtaz Khan Joia who is district organizer of PTI in Lodhran is doing a great job in the region to strengthen PTI at grass root level. PTI chairman Imran Khan and PTI Punjab president Ahsan Rasheed has warmly welcomed Dr Kamran Abbas in PTI and hoped that PTI will get more strength in the region after his joining.