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ECP decides to hold by-election in 37 constituencies on new voters lists

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) announced that the by-election in 37 constituencies will be held on October 14 on amended voters’ lists, which are being issued to the districts concerned. According to ECP, the by-polls are being held for 11 National Assembly and 26 provincial assembly seats. It said that total registered voters in the country have now reached the figure of 106,000,239 with 59,243,889 male (55.89 percent) and 46,756,350 female (44.11 percent) voters. The statistics of new amended…

Compare my constituency with Imran, Zardari, Shehbaz’s constituencies: Nisar

RAWALPINDI: Former Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Saturday said his constituency should be compared with the constituencies of former chief minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif, former president Asif Zardari and Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan for its importance, ARY News reported. "You can compare my constituency with any constituency of the country for I am contesting elections from four constituencies only on the basis of masses' support," he said while addressing a public meeting in…

PPP expresses reservations on IHC, BHC, LHC decisions on delimitation of constituencies

KARACHI: The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) on Friday expressed reservations on the decisions of Islamabad High Court, Balochistan High Court and Lahore High Court on nullifying delimitation of different constituencies in their jurisdictions, ARY News reported. "The IHC, BHC and LHC decisions and timings are cause for concern particularly given nominations were to start tomorrow," said senior PPP leader Aitzaz Ahsan while addressing a press conference flanked by other party leaders including Sherry Rehman and Murad Shah in…

PM orders early completion of development schemes

ISLAMABAD: A delegation of Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) Members of National Assembly (MNAs) from Sargodha division called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in Islamabad on Wednesday. Development projects and matters pertaining to the respective constituencies of MNAs were discussed during the meeting. The prime minister said the parliamentarians should especially focus on development and welfare schemes in those constituencies, which have not been at par with other constituencies in terms of development.…

Imran to meet CEC on Monday

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan will meet Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Justice (Retd.) Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan on Monday in which they will discuss the alleged rigging in the general elections of 2013, ARY News reports.