47 polling stations in Daska by-polls declared sensitive

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Our Correspondent
Daska

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has declared 47 polling stations as sensitive out of 360 as all is set for polling in the Daska by-election on April 10.

The ECP directed the authorities to install over 100 CCTV cameras at sensitive polling stations to monitor the situation on polling day due on April 10 in NA-75 Daska.

Rangers and police have been deployed in the constituency with Pakistan Army soldiers on standby.
a.Under section 13(2) of the Elections Act, 2017, the Presiding Officer / Assistant Presiding Officer shall have a smartphone to be used for maintaining communication with the District Returning Officer / Returning Officer /District Monitoring Officer and take a snapshot of Form-45 (result) at the premises of Polling Station at the time of declaration of result and send it to the ECP and the Returning Officer;

b.In case, if the Presiding Officer does not possess/have a smartphone, in such cases the Assistant Presiding Officer will be deputed for compliance with section 13(2) of the Elections Act, 2017.