'During the 2013 elections, Murryabad had 43,600 registered voters while now the count has increased to just 51,274,' he said, terming the delimitation
exercise 'an act of deprivation' for the people of Murryabad.
ISLAMABAD -- Secretary Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Babar Yaqoob Fateh Mohammad on Friday said that the commission will complete its working on delimitation
by May 3, 2018.
The new legislation has paved the way for holding of general elections at the stipulated time on the basis of new delimitations
which cannot be put in place before six months.
In Punjab 7 general seats including 2 of women will be less under new delimitations
, whereas in KPK 4 general seats and 1 woman will be increased, in Balochistan 2 general seats and 1 woman will be increased.
LAHORE -- Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly Mian Mahmoodur Rasheed has approached the Lahore High Court (LHC), challenging the delimitation
of two provincial constituencies PP-151 and PP-160 of Lahore.
QUETTA -- The Balochistan High Court (BHC) on Wednesday stopped the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) from conducting the delimitation
process in the province for the local government elections.
Election Commissioner Balochistan Ghulam Iswar Khan said, the ECP has stopped delimitation
process after Balochistan High Court's order, "We commenced delimitations
on February 1stwhich had to be completed on February 14 but after BHC's order we suspended delimitations
process." He added.
The Balochistan National Party-Mengal (BNP-M) information secretary said: 'We had informed the ECP regarding previous delimitations
during general elections but no one took serious action over our demands'.
CJP further said that I will hear all the petitions /cases regarding delimitations
Swat -- The Peshawar high court's Mingora bench has declared delimitation
of all Swat constituencies null and void and directed the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to review the demarcations within two days.
Peshawar -- The Peshawar High Court's Mingora bench has declared delimitation
of all Swat constituencies null and void.
are form of rigging before the elections,' he said.
The court ordered the ECP to hear all stakeholders and carry out the delimitations
The ECP did not utter any word about the committee constituted for delimitations
He said people in various constituencies had lodged complaints regarding partial delimitations