ECP: Local bodies’ elections schedule to be issued on 5th Nov.

Islamabad: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has said that schedule for local bodies’ elections will be issued on fifth of next month.

This was decided at a meeting of the commission held in Islamabad under Acting Chief Election Commissioner Justice Tasadduq Hussain on Monday. Provincial Election Commissioners also attended.

The Commission directed the provinces to finalize arrangements for the elections.The elections in Sindh will be held on 27th of next month‚ while Punjab and Balochistan had agreed to conduct the elections on 7th of December. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad Capital Territory have not given any date for the polls.