The Election Commission of Pakistan has appointed ROs and DROs for Local bodies Election and also taken a strict notice against issuing a funds and development schemes by both Provincial governments before the local bodies elections.
According to EC spokesperson, Election Commission has taken a strict notice in Sindh and Punjab of media reports regarding issuing the funds and developments schemes by provincial govt before the elections. Election Commission has said that the announcements have been made regarding developments projects for local elections in Sindh and Punjab in different districts a which is the violation of electoral code of conduct.
However, Election Commission has warned to provinces that binding the code of conduct and to remain away from the issuance of developments schemes before the local bodies elections. on the other side, EC has appointed ROs and DROs in both provinces for local bodies election. EC has said that no change would be done in any case regarding appointment of ROs and DROs except of legal cases.