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NA-205 Ghotki By-polls To Be Held Today

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will hold by-elections at Ghotki constituency NA-205 on Tuesday (today).

The polling procedure will commence at 8 am sharp and conclude at 5 pm without any break in between.

It is to be noted that ECP had previously delayed the by-polls.

In this regard, ECP said that case of a candidate contesting in Ghotki by-election is pending in Sindh High Court and the court has barred from publishing ballet papers till July 16, therefore, elections will be held on July 23 instead of July 18.

The seat had fallen vacant after the death of PTI leader Ali Mohammad Meher.

ECP Preparations

According to ECP, a total of 0.36 million voters including 0.2 million men and 0.16 million women are present in the constituency.

290 polling stations have been set up across Ghotki out of which 125 have been termed as “extremely sensitive”.

56 polling stations are for men and 56 for women whereas 178 other will be available for both genders to cast their votes.