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Elections 2018: Unofficial results of provincial assembly seats start pouring in

KARACHI: Unofficial and unconfirmed results of a large number of provincial assembly seats have been received as more are pouring in. Chief Election Commissioner Muhammad Raza Khan congratulated the people of Pakistan for participating in a “democratic polling process”, and expressed gratitude for the polling staff across the country as well as the security personnel deployed on Wednesday. Unofficial results of provincial assembly seats are as follows: Punjab PP-200 (Multan-VII) Winner: Riaz Ahmed,…

PPP announcement- Candidates names for national & provincial assembly seats from Punjab

LAHORE: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) on Wednesday announced its candidates for national and provincial assembly seats from Punjab for upcoming General elections 2018. NA-58 will be represented by PPP former prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf, Gujar Khan-Rawalpindi. Former federal minister Qamar Zaman Kaira will contest from NA-70 Gujrat. In NA-114 Jhang, Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat is contesting in upcoming elections 2018, Mohammad Afzal Khokhar will contest from NA-52 Islamabad. Fakhar Umar Laleka will be standing from…

122 nomination papers for National Assembly, 539 for Provincial Assembly filed in Balochistan

QUETTA: So far a total of 122 nomination papers have been filed to Election Commission of Pakistan, 16 National Assembly seats and 539 for 51 provincial assembly seats in Balochistan. The forms are submitted in the Election Commission office as follows: For National Assembly seats reserved for minorities and women 144 forms have been submitted. 29 candidates have filed papers for Balochistan Assembly seats reserved for minorities and women. Niaz Baloch, Provincial Election Commissioner explained that returning…

Reports of dismissal ‘untrue’, says Sarfraz Bugti on his resignation

QUETTA: As the reports of his dismissal from the provincial cabinet are making the rounds in the press, Balochistan Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti late Tuesday night termed the reports untrue, while stating he had already “submitted resignation to the Governor Balochistan." Taking to twitter, Bugti said he submitted his resignation on Tuesday afternoon. A change in political landscape appeared in the backdrop of a no-confidence motion submitted against Balochistan Chief Minister Nawab Sanaullah Zehri from as many as…

Siraj-ul-Haq presents KPK budget amounting to Rs.404bn

PESHAWAR: Senior Minister of KhyberPakhtunKhwa (KPK)  Siraj-ul-Haq on Saturday presented the provincial budget amounting to Rs.404.8 billion in the provincial assembly, ARY News reported. Announcing the budget in the Provincial Assembly, Chief of Jamat-e-Islami (JI) Siraj-ul-Haq said the amount of the budget has been increased 25 per cent as compared to the outgoing fiscal year. He said the elimination of the ‘Thana Culture’ has been started and whole nation is worried over the sacrifices of Police adding that Police…