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9 NA, and 11 PP, including Rawalpindi, Jhelum, Sargodha, were withheld

2024-02-12
9 NA, and 11 PP, including Rawalpindi, Jhelum, Sargodha, were withheld

In an ongoing hearing on electoral excuses, the Election Commission has suspended the release of final results for numerous constituencies, including NA 56 Rawalpindi, NA 53, NA 52, NA 57, NA 60 Jhelum, NA 69 Mandi Bahauddin, NA 126, NA 127 Lahore, NA 87 Khushab, pp 7 Sargodha, pp 133 Nankana Sahib, pp 15 Rawalpindi, pp 43 Mandi Bahauddin, pp 12 Rawalpindi, pp 53, pp 17, pp 4 Attock, pp 121 Toba Tek Singh, pp. 279 Leh, and pp. 6 Murree.

 

Additionally, Returning Officers for these constituencies are barred from announcing final results.

 

 Amidst the electoral excuses of PB 14 Naseerabad, PB 44 Quetta, and PP 33 Gujrat, PP 126, PP 128 Jhang, Member Sindh Nisar Durrani expressed concern over the conflicting narratives, with losers celebrating and winners alleging rigging.

 

The Special Secretary of the Election Commission noted that most ROs have already released final results, emphasizing that further delays in announcing results could hinder subsequent steps in the electoral process.