ELECTION COMMISSION OF PAKISTAN

PRESS RELEASE

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Islamabad, the 10th October 2015.- According to the latest position reported by the DROs and ROs of NA-122 Lahore, NA-144 Okara and PP-147 Lahore, all the election material have been distributed to the Presiding Officers concerned and they have reached to their polling stations under the security cover of Pakistan Army and police personnel. Moreover, accreditation cards to the media and independent observers have been issued to all those who approached for the same.

This first phase of the bye-election activities in all the three constituencies have accomplished in accordance with the law and upto the satisfaction of Election Commission of Pakistan. The Election Commission of Pakistan has, therefore, expressed its satisfaction over the role of DROs/ROs, law enforcement agencies, Presiding Officers and all the polling staffs who made this process a success and expects that all the institutions would extend their cooperation on the poll day tomorrow as well enabling the Election Commission of Pakistan to conduct free, fair and transparent bye-elections in these constituencies according to law.