Tag Archives: Elections

Eligibility criteria for contesting Elections 2024

As the anticipation for the 2024 general elections in Pakistan builds, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has laid down clear eligibility criteria for individuals aspiring to contest seats in both national and provincial assemblies. This move is in accordance with the Election Act of 2017, aimed at ensuring a …

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All parties including PTI are free to join participate in upcoming elections

The caretaker government, in a recent statement, emphasized that all political parties, including PTI, have an equal right to participate in the upcoming general elections as per the constitution and existing electoral laws. They made it clear that the remarks made by the caretaker prime minister in a recent interview …

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Senate passes Elections Amendment Bill 2022

Senate elections 2021

The Senate on Friday passed the Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2022, making certain amendments in some sections of the previous Elections Act, 2017. Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Javed Murtaza Abbasi presented the bill before the house to amend the Elections Act, 2017, which was unanimously passed by the Senate. The house …

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AJK polls: 9,631 voters to exercise their right for 2 seats in Lahore

Weather & Ramazan causing low turnout in NA-249 by-election

AJK Polls: The Election Commission authorities have completed all arrangements for polling on two seats of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly in Lahore for the constituencies LA-XXXIV-Jammu-1 and LA-XLI-Kashmir Valley-II. According to a spokesperson for the Election Commission, 25 polling stations have been established for in Lahore for the …

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