Election Newsletter

Issue No: 51 E – Alert Issue Date: 09-07-2018

Date: July 8, 2018
259,000 cops to perform election duty
The News

LAHORE: Caretaker Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari presided over a meeting to discuss preparations for the general elections.…

 

Date: July 7, 2018
ECP clears major political parties on allocation of 5pc tickets to women
Dawn News

ISLAMABAD: Taking advantage of the vague wording of the law, the Election Commission of
Pakistan (ECP) has cleared all major political parties on meeting the requirement of…

 

Date: July 6, 2018
ECP asks media not to air polls result till 7pm on 25th
The News

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Thursday requested the media not to air election results before 7pm on July 25…

 

Date: July 4, 2018
106 political parties in fray for 849 seats in general elections: ECP
Pakistan Today

ISLAMABAD: As many as 106 registered political parties out of 120 are prepared for the upcoming polls for 849 national and provincial assemblies’ seats after…

 

Date: July 3, 2018
Arrangements for smooth, organised holding of polls completed: ECP
Pakistan Today

ISLAMABAD:The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) said on Wednesday that the commission has made all necessary logistic arrangements…

 

Date: July 3, 2018
ECP fixes July 5 for postal ballot applications
Pakistan Today

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has fixed July 5th and 10th as last dates for submission of applications to respective Returning Officers (RO)…

 

Date: July 3, 2018
Special persons to cast vote by post, says ECP official
Dawn News

PESHAWAR: The Election Commission of Pakistan has said it will provide postal ballots to special persons for participation in the July 25 elections…

 

Date: July 3, 2018
12,570 candidates vying for 849 NA, PA seats: ECP
Pakistan Today

ISLAMABAD: As many as 12,570 candidates will be contesting for a total 849 national and provincial assemblies seats in the general election scheduled for July 25…

 

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