The provincial election commissioner, Syed Sultan told the media that there are approximately 20,000 candidates for 7,100 seats.
He said that candidates had been elected unopposed in some LB constituencies including Awaran and Swabi. In Dera Bugti 10 candidates have been elected unopposed to the district council, while elections will be held for four seats on the council.
In Awaran, six candidates were elected unopposed to the district council.
The printing of ballot papers will begin on Wednesday. Ballot papers for Quetta and Zhob will be printed in Islamabad, while papers for Sibi, Naseerabad, Makran and Kalat division will be printed in Karachi.