No one to be allowed to violate election rules

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Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) District Monitoring Officer Zaroya Amjad said on Saturday that no one would be allowed to violate the election rules during by-election. She was visiting Punjab Assembly’s constituency PP-97 where by-election is scheduled to be held on July 17, 2022.

Talking to the media, she said that the constituency fell vacant when former MPA Muhammad Ajmal Cheema was de-seated. She said that the ECP had received nomination papers as well as appeals against them which would be decided on June 21. The ECP official said that the revised list of contesting candidates would be issued on June 22 whereas election symbols would be allotted to the contesting candidates on June 23. She said that all contesting candidates had been provided election code of ethics with a request to ensure its implementation in letter and spirit.