Last phase of LB polls in Balochistan underway
According to Provincial Election Commissioner Syed Sultan Bayazid, 139 presiding officers have been deployed for the purpose while all arrangements have been finalized for the smooth voting process.
More than 10,000 councilors after taking oath will cast their votes for the election of mayor, deputy mayor, chairmen and vice chairmen through secret ballots.
139 polling stations have been established for elections in one metropolitan, four municipal corporation, 32 districts councils, 54 municipal committee and 635 union councils.
Tough competition is expected between Dr Kaleemullah of Pashtoonhkwa Milli Awami Party and Abdul Qahir Achakzai of All Parties Democratic Alliance for Quetta’s mayor post while PML-N’s Younas Baloch is contesting against Hazara Democratic Party’s Raza Wakeel for deputy mayor’s post.
So far, position of Pashtoonkhwa MAP, National Party, PML-N, PPP and Wattan Dost Jamhoor Panel is stable.
Meanwhile, strict security arrangements are in place to avert any kind of untoward incident. All the roads leading towards metropolitan have been closed for traffic.
- PM's son Suleman Shehbaz set to return home after four years in ...09:26 PM | 7 Dec, 2022
- President Alvi proposes early closure of business markets to save ...08:34 PM | 7 Dec, 2022
- Imran Khan intends to dissolve Punjab, KP assemblies within a few ...08:15 PM | 7 Dec, 2022
- ‘The Legend of Maula Jatt’ becomes Google’s most searched movie ...06:38 PM | 7 Dec, 2022
- Ayesha Omar’s new workout video goes viral06:25 PM | 7 Dec, 2022
- Top 10 most searched people on Google in Pakistan in 202206:07 PM | 7 Dec, 2022
- Pakistan's first female Supreme Court judge earns place in BBC '100 ...01:24 PM | 7 Dec, 2022
- Karachi among world’s least expensive cities in new report09:30 PM | 2 Dec, 2022
- Timeline of Pakistan Army Generals during country’s 75 year-long ...10:28 AM | 29 Nov, 2022