Islamabad: The presidential elections result will be announced on the same day according to a statement by the Election Commission of Pakistan ECP.
According to reports ECP has sent a letter to the Registrar of the High Court of the four provinces asking them to fax them the results as soon as they were filed. The official filing of the presidential election will take place on today Tuesday between 10am and 3pm on July 30.
Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz PMLN representative Mamnoon Hussain and Pakistan TehrikeInsaf PTI candidate Justice retd Wajihuddin Ahmed will be competing for the post of the president of Pakistan.
Earlier Pakistan People’s Party PPP had decided to withdraw its candidate Raza Rabbani when it boycotted the elections as a protest against the ECP for changing the dates of elections without taking all stakeholders into confidence.