Islamabad, August 25, 2015 (PPI-OT):The Election Commission of Pakistan is issuing Election Programme for 1st Phase of Local Government Elections in the Punjab and Sindh Provinces on 26th August, 2015. For the purpose, District Returning Officers (DROs), Returning Officers (ROs) and Assistant Returning Officers (AROs) have already been appointed by the Hon’ble Election Commission and they have been asked to accomplish their duties in accordance with the provision of Law and Rules and maintain neutrality and impartiality. Severe action will be taken against those DROs / ROs / AROs who avoid to perform this national task.
The Hon’ble Election Commission has declined the requests of the Provincial Government / Provincial Election Commissioners (PECs) Punjab and Sindh for replacements of DROs, ROs and AROs and has directed that proposal for any change if so required in the public interest may be sent to this Commission for approval with full justification and cogent reasons.
For more information, contact:
Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP)
Election Commission of Pakistan Secretariat,
Election House, Constitution Avenue G-5/2,
Tel: +92-51-9201975, +92-51-9206062
Fax: +92-51-9205402, +92-51-9205300