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Balochistan councilors vote in final phase of LB polls  

QUETTA: The last phase of the Local Bodies (LB) Election in Balochistan is under way on Wednesday as elected councilors voting for election of Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Quetta and Chairman and Deputy Chairman in different districts of the province, ARY News reports.

The elected councilors have taken their oath whereas voting process is underway for election of Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Quetta.

The councilors are also casting votes for the post of Chairman and Vice Chairman of the local councils in various districts of Balochistan.

The polls took an interesting turn when the elections for Chairman and Vice Chairman of District Council Quetta were tied and a toss was held to decide the winner. Naeem Bazai of All Parties Democratic Alliance and Asmatullah Khan Bazai of Pashtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) emerged as the winners of the election.

Chairman and Vice Chairmans for Dera Bugti, Harnai, Panjgur and Jhal Magsi districts returned uncontested whereas the voting for Chairman and Vice Chairman of districts Zob, Musa Khel, Jafarabad, Dera Murad Jamali has also been completed.

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