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Zafar Iqbal Appointed as New Secretary ECP

ISLAMABAD: The hopes of Babar Yaqoob to get an extension in his post secretary of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) dashed as the government has appointed new secretary ECP on Monday.

Secretary ECP Babar Yaqoob’s tenure would be ended tomorrow as he tried hard to get an extension for the post but all in vain as acting chief election commissioner denying extension has appointed election commissioner Punjab Zafar Iqbal as new secretary ECP.

After the approval by the CEC, the notification of Zafar Iqbal as new secretary ECP issued as he will assume the charge from January 1, 2020.