Imran Khan-linked independents win most seats after PTI party is banned.
Pakistan's general election results are inconclusive: rival former prime ministers Imran Khan and Nawaz Sharif claim victory.
Bargaining between the different parties will now ensue to form the next government.
So who is likely to lead Pakistan next? And what will the outcome mean for a country facing deep political divisions and serious economic problems?
Presenter: Adrian Finighan
Zulfi Bukhari – Advisor on International Media and Relations to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan
Farzana Shaikh – Asia-Pacific Program Associate at think tank Chatham House
Haider Zaman Qureshi – Member of the Central Executive Committee of the Pakistan People's Party (PPP)