LG polls in eight Balochistan districts on Aug 28


Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has notified that the local government elections (LG) in eight districts of Balochistan would be held on August 28. According to a notification issued by the ECP, the elections would be held in eight districts including districts Quetta, Lasbela, Musakhel, Masstung, Jaffarabad, Duki, Zhob and Chagai.

According to ECP, the nomination papers would be filed with the returning officers concerned from July 14 to 18. The names of the candidates would be published on July 19. The last date for scrutiny of the nomination papers would be July 23, followed by filing of appeals against acceptance or rejection of nomination papers from July 24 to 28.

Likewise, appeals would be disposed of by Aug 02, while revised list of candidates would be published on Aug 03. The last date for withdrawal of nomination papers and publication of revised list would be Aug 04. Election symbols would be allotted to contesting candidates on Aug 05.


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