ISLAMABAD – Local bodies’ election in Punjab are not possible on January 30 as issues of new delimitation and printing of ballot papers have become an impediment, sources in the Election Commission said on Wednesday.
The sources said that scrutiny of nomination papers would continue as per schedule. The Election Commission said that the Punjab government should contact the electoral body if it was not able to hold the elections.
Meanwhile, in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province‚ delimitation of constituencies for Local Bodies elections in twenty districts have been completed.
Provincial Local Government Minister said on Wednesday that delimitations in the remaining five districts will be completed soon.
Talking to various delegations in Peshawar ‚ the Provincial Local Government Minister Inayatullah Khan said delimitations in the remaining five districts will be completed soon.