The Lahore High Court annulled delimitation
which is why we decided to approach SC, future course of action will be decided upon after SC's decision, Nazir added.
The IHC bench allowed only one petition to the extent of District Kharan in Balochistan as the same IHC bench had earlier set aside the delimitation
of this district and this was one another petition from the same district.
IHC, in its verdict on a petition Tuesday, annulled delimitation
of constituencies in Jhang, Jhelum, Toba Tek Singh and Lower Dir.
While hearing the case, Justice Aamer Farooq upheld the constituencies of 10 districts including Bhakkar, Battagram,Bahawalpur, Layyah,Mandi Bahauddin, and Islamabad, while the decision on Abbottabad's delimitation
The commission had started hearing objections on delimitation
of constituencies-2018 from April 4.
NA Special Committee on Delimitation
of Constituencies meeting was held on Wednesday at parliament house.
He said the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) had also convened an important meeting regarding delimitation
on December 22 in which election commissioners of the four provinces would be present.
In what appeared to be threatening the holding of timely elections, the BHC had nullified the new delimitation
of BalochAistan Assembly constituencies PB-24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 and PB-32 and ordered the ECP to carry out the process afresh.
The petitioners have raised objection to the delimitation
and pointed out that constituencies have been created prior to the elections on political grounds.
Meanwhile, the IHC bench upheld ECP's delimitation
decision regarding Chiniot, Khanewal, Gujranwala, Umerkot, Sialkot, Jacobabad, Rahim Yar Khan, Chakwal, Bannu, Kurrum Agency, Swabi, Mansehra and Rajanpur districts and rejected petitions against the delimitations
of these districts.
Justice Amir Farooq, who is hearing several petitions challenging the ECP's decisions, on Wednesday set aside the delimitation
of Kharan, Ghotki, Kasur, Sheikhupura, Bahawalpur and Haripur and remanded the cases back to the ECP.
Court annuls Kharan district's delimitation
for National Assembly ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday upheld the delimitation
of 10 constituencies in eight districts as it dismissed over 20 petitions, and annulled the delimitation
of Kharan district for the National Assembly and asked the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to carry out the delimitation
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Tuesday turned down the delimitation
of constituencies in eight districts and directed Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to conduct fresh delimitation
there in accordance of law.
ISLAMABAD -- Delimitation
of four constituencies was declared void while the verdict on five others was reserved by the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday, said a written court order.
ISLAMABAD:Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has so far received 1286 objections on delimitation
of the constituencies throughout the country.