A tough contest is expected between PTI’s Sardar Ali Hussain Khan Baloch and PML-N’s Malik Moazzam Sher Kallu.
The campaign for the by-polls will end midnight tonight
Expressing concerns over the alleged slow pace of vote count, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz's (PML-N) candidate for the by-poll in NA-249 Karachi, Miftah Ismail accused that two polling officers did not provide copies of Form-45 to the polling agents.
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has summoned ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) candidate for NA-249 by-poll Amjad Afridi over allegedly violating the code of conduct during his political campaign in the constituency.
Keeping in view the security concerns, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Friday sought deployment of Pakistan Army and Rangers personnel inside and outside polling stations for the by-election in the National Assembly constituency of NA-249, Karachi.
At least 55 candidates hailing from different parties have submitted their nomination forms to contest by-polls on NA-249
Polling for the by-election will be held on April 29
The seat fell vacant after Faisal Vawda announced his resignation