Islamabad, April 22, 2016 (PPI-OT):A meeting of the Planning Committee under the Chairmanship of the Secretary, Election Commission of Pakistan, held today on 22nd April, 2016 in the Secretariat of ECP, Islamabad, to look into the arrangements and process of preparation for the next General Elections, 2018.
The meeting was attended by all the Senior Officers of ECP and all the Provincial Election Commissioners. The Secretary told the participants that the objective of the ECP is to provide a conducive atmosphere and a level playing field for the next General Elections, 2018.
A detail insight was given to all the perspectives of the pre-poll arrangements for 2018 General Elections. The Committee deliberated over the appointment of the polling staff, printing of the error free electoral rolls, training of the polling staff, establishment of the polling stations and overall monitoring etc.
The Secretary stressed at the fool proof strategies to be devised in order to reach at the national goal of credible elections in accordance with law. The Committee also discussed at length the program to be adopted for the proper training of the Polling staff. The Sectary told the participants that the entire energies shall be utilized to organize and conduct, free, fair, impartial, credible and transparent elections in 2018.
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