Jalal Sikandar Sultan sworn in as Pakistan's new Chief Election Commissioner

04:15 PM | 27 Jan, 2020
Jalal Sikandar Sultan sworn in as Pakistan's new Chief Election Commissioner
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ISLAMABAD – Muhammad Jalal Sikandar Sultan sworn in as the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Monday.

Chief Justice of Pakistan Gulzar Ahmad administered him the oath at a ceremony at the Supreme Court in Islamabad on Monday.

Muhammad Jalal Sikandar Sultan is a former bureaucrat. He was chosen to head the Election Commission by a parliamentary committee comprising government and opposition members following the retirement of Sardar Raza Khan from the seat last month.