Election Commission Ban on Announcing LG Election Unofficial/Incomplete Results on TV Channels
Islamabad (Breaking News / Monday, October 26, 2015) – Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has declared announcement of unofficial and incomplete local body/Govt election results on the Television Channels. This notification has been issued today.
In first phase LG election (Badalyati Intikhbaat) are being held on next Saturday (October 31, 2015) in 20 districts of Pakistan. In Sindh province LG body election are being held in eight districts i.e Sukkur, Larkana, Shikarpur, Ghotki, Jacobabad, Khairpur, Kashmore/Kandhkot and Qamabr/Shahdadkot.
While in Punjab province LB Elections are being held in twelve Districts i.e Lahore, Faisalabad, Kasur, Nankana Sahib, Okara, Pakpattan, Vehari, Lodhran, Bhakkar, Chakwala, Gujrat and Bahawalnagar.
The decision of ban has been taken in view of maintaining peace after polling and during announcement of polling results.