ECP to dispose of election material of ‘undisputed’ General Election 2018 constituencies

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday decided to waste the election material of General Election 2018.

According to sources, the ECP has directed all regional and district-level election commissioners to comply with the orders, and dispose of ballot papers, counter files, forms of non-disputed constituencies.

However, the election … more

ECP Impasse

IT seems that the issue of appointing two new members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has run into a dead-end after the refusal of the chief election commissioner (CEC) to administer oath to them on grounds of unconstitutionality.

Both Khalid Mehmood Siddiqui from Sindh and Balochistan’s Munir Ahmad … more

ECP announces schedule for PS-11 by-polls

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday announced holding the by-election in PS-11 Larkana constituency of Sindh Assembly on October 17.

According to the schedule announced by ECP, the candidates could submit their nomination papers for the by-election from 13 to 15 September, according to the schedule.

However, the … more

ECP notifies JUI-F’s Naeema as KP MPA

ISLAMABAD – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday notified Naeema Kishwar Khan of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) as the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly’s member-elect on seat reserved for women from tribal districts.

On the other hand the people of tribal districts have sharply criticized this decision of JUI-F leadership as … more

ECP notices code violation in NA-205

ISLAMABAD – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has taken a serious notice of violation of its code of conduct in NA 205 Gotki, Sindh  by-election.

The ECP has directed the Returning Officer (RO) and District Returning Officer (DRO) to obstruct the members of Assembly who are visiting the constituency and … more

ECP requests successful candidates of tribal districts elections to submit details of expenses

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday directed all successful candidates of tribal districts of ex-Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) to submit details of expenses incurred by them in elections.

According to a press release issued by the Commission on Monday, the successful candidates of general and reserved seats have been asked to … more

NA-205 Ghotki by-polls today

ISLAMABAD: Though there are a total of nine contesting candidates for the keenly-awaited bye-poll bout in NA-205, Ghotki-II, the real contest is expected to be on July 23 (today) between two Mahars, tossed up by PPP and other being backed by PTI. According to the ECP’s data, there are 360,875 … more