While general elections are expected to be held within 90 days, the elections will be held with an interim government. Sharif will continue to serve until the interim government's prime minister is appointed.
The 5-year term of the Pakistani parliament was due to expire on August 12.
Previously, Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has been banned from politics for 5 years in the Toshakhana case, which includes accusations of selling state gifts and concealing assets.
Source: Ihlas News Agency