LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader Abid Sher Ali on Tuesday challenged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) lawmaker Farrukh Habib’s victory from a National Assembly seat, NA-108, in Faisalabad. The PML-N leader filed an election petition in the Lahore High Court (LHC), requesting it to declare his rival candidate’s win from the constituency void. Earlier, a LHC bench had rejected a request by Abid Sher Ali seeking recounting of votes cast in the National Assembly constituency in the general election on July…
FAISALABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Abid Sher Ali may have been ruing his clamour for vote recount in NA-108, as another counting of votes deprived him of more 701 votes, hence retaining PTI candidate Farrukh Habib as the winner. PTI's Farrukh Habib had received 112,740 votes while Abid Sher Ali managed to secure 111,529 votes, defeating his opponents with the close margin of 1211 votes. Following announcement of the preliminary results, Abid Sher Ali had demanded the returning officer to recount votes.…
MANDI BAHAUDDIN: Candidate of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Mumtaz Ahmad Tarar emerged victorious in NA-108 Mandi Bahauddin by-election, revealed unofficial results.