Tag Archives: ECP

Police say MQM-P held corner meeting without permission, to pen letter to ECP | Pakistan

KARACHI: Authorities claim they intend to pen a letter to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) after the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) allegedly held a corner meeting Friday night here in the city’s Nazimabad area despite being refused permission. Senior MQM-P leader Kanwar Naveed Jameel, however, said the party had submitted a letter requesting permission to the Deputy Commissioner’s office three ...

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ECP reveals 59 parties not fielding any women candidates | Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) issued on Friday the details of political parties contesting the upcoming general elections and the percentage of tickets they have allocated to women candidates. As per the comprehensive list, 59 political parties have not issued general seat tickets to any women. However, 48 parties have issued tickets to a total of 304 women ...

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ECP releases final list of contesting candidates | Pakistan

Photo: File  ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) finally released on Wednesday the final list of contesting candidates for the July 25 general election.  The list names contestants of the National Assembly and provincial assemblies from all four provinces from every constituency, home addresses, party symbols and party affiliations. However, from Punjab, the list has not mentioned contestants from Lahore, ...

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ECP declares 20,700 polling stations ‘sensitive’ | Pakistan

Election Commisson of Pakistan. Photo: File ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan on Monday declared as many as 20,700 polling stations as sensitive in its briefing to Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (retd) Nasirul Mulk. The institution also briefed the premier over possible nefarious plans to sabotage the election process. It recommended the caretaker government to set up monitoring centres in all ...

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ECP reminds Punjab government to provide security to candidates | Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) took notice on Sunday of the reported roughing up of a Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate in Multan and directed the Punjab government to provide security to election candidates in Multan, Narowal and elsewhere. In a letter to Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari Rizvi, the ECP secretary has said that free and fair polls can ...

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ECP to issue electoral symbols to contesting candidates today | Pakistan

Deadline to submit party tickets and withdraw nomination papers ended on Friday ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will issue electoral symbols to the contesting candidates on Saturday, as per the election schedule. According to the electoral body, it has started preparing the final list of candidates after the deadline to submit party tickets and withdraw nomination papers ended ...

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ECP withdraws notification of Ishaq Dar’s election as senator | Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Friday withdrew a notification of former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s election as a senator. The notification was withdrawn in the light of Supreme Court orders. In May 2018, the apex court had suspended Dar’s senatorship on a temporary basis. A petition, moved by Pakistan Peoples Party’s Nawazish Pirzada, had requested the apex court ...

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