Punjab Local Body Elections Phase 3 Final Results Highlight, Unofficial and unconfirmed results suggest that independent candidates have security majority of seats in local body (LB) elections in 12 Punjab districts, followed by the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), ARY News reported.
Punjab Local Body Elections Phase 3 Final Results Highlight
Results from 12 districts of Punjab on Saturday showed independent candidates grabbing majority of seats and PML-N securing second slot. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) stood third by bagging 110 local seats from 12 districts.
Nawaz-league is still leading in the local elections in Rawalpindi, Sialkot, Khushab, Jhang and Rahim Yar Khan.
Earlier, polling for the third and final phase of local body (LB) elections ended in 12 districts across Punjab, following which the counting of votes began and the results continue to pour in.
The polling process started at 07:30 am and continued till 05:30 pm, without any break.
As many as 14,570 polling stations have been established across the province. A total of 9,970 polling stations have been declared as normal. In Punjab, a total number of 135,259 staff have been deployed to ensure a smooth electoral process.
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS 2015 Official Site
Elections will take place in Rawalpindi, Multan, Bahawalpur, D.G.Khan, Sialkot and Narowal districts. The Election Commission of Pakistan has directed authorities to take foolproof security measures for the elections. Meanwhile, Local Bodies elections are also being simultaneously held in Karachi.
Punjab & Sindh Party Positions
|Inconclusive, unofficial results for final phase of local body polls in Sindh, Punjab|
10:05 PM: People have expressed their confidence in MQM by voting for the party: Faisal Sabzwari
9:55 PM: MQM s Saadulah wins from Bhatonagar, Municipal Corporation Korangi.
9:45 PM: Waseem Akhtar of MQM wins UC-11, Aqab Jacob line, Karachi.
9:30 PM: Shakargarh: PML-N wins 9, PTI and independent candidates win 5 seats each.
9:15 PM: PML-N wins 7, independent candidates win 3 while PTI managed 1 seat from Chaubara.
9:00 PM: PTI s Karachi President Ali Zaidi loses elections from UC-16.