Zimni Election Schedule in NA 162 Sahiwal issued – Polling on July 5, 2015
Election Commission of Pakistan has issued by-poll schedule for the National Assembly Constituency NA 162 Sahiwal. Polling Day has been fixed for Sunday, July 5, 2015.
This seat has been declared vacant after disqualification of PTI’s MNA Mr. Rai Hassan Nawaz. He was also president of PakistanTeheek e Insaf (PTI) Central Punjab region. he was found guilty of Possessing Fake Degree. Election tribunal Order to disqualify him. and then he appealed in Supreme of Pakistan, Where he lost his battle finally.
Meanwhile Regional Election Commissioner Sahiwal has been appointed as District Returning Officer for NA-162.
Detail Schedule of By-Election in NA 162 Sahiwal
ELECTION COMMISSION OF PAKISTAN – NOTIFICATION
Islamabad, the 28th May, 2015
No.F.8(12)/2014-Cord.(2)- Pursuant to the Judgment dated 12.05.2015 passed by the Election Tribunal. Multan in Election Petition No.44/2013 (Haji Muhammad Ayub Vs. Rai Hassan Nawaz & others), and in pursuance of the provisions of Section 11 of theRepresentation of the People Act, 1976 (LXXXV of 1976) read with Section 108 thereof and clause (4) of Article 224 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the Election Commission hereby calls upon the electors of the Constituency No.NA-162 Sahiwal-III, to elect a Member to fill the seat from the said Constituency, which has become vacant due to declaring the election void of Rai Hassan Nawaz Khan, Member of the National Assembly and specifies in relation thereto, the following dates for Bye -Election:
PROGRAMME of By-Election
Public Notice to be issued by the Returning Officer on 01-06-2015
Dates for filing of nomination papers with the Returning 04.06.2015 and 05.06.2015
Dates for Scrutiny of nomination papers by the Returning 08.06.2015 and 09.06.2015
Last date for filing of appeals against decisions of rejecting/accepting the Returning officer13.06.2015
Last date for deciding appeals by the Tribunals 15.06.2015
Last date for withdrawal of candidature 17.06.2015
Publication of revised list of candidates 18.06.2015
Polling day 05.07.2015 (Sunday)
By order of the Election Commission of Pakistan.