In pictures: Pakistan celebrates the elections

Sporadic incidents of violence reported from various areas of the country


Reuters/afp July 25, 2018
A supporter of Imran Khan, chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) political party, celebrates during the general election in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, July 25, 2018. PHOTO: REUTERS

In the wake of one of the most polarising elections in Pakistan to date, citizens went out in their droves to elect their representatives for the National Assembly and four provincial assemblies for the five years.

 

Supporters of Imran Khan, chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf political party, celebrate near his residence in Bani Gala during the general election, in Islamabad, Pakistan July 25, 2018. PHOTO: REUTERS Supporters of Imran, chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, celebrate near his residence in Bani Gala during the general election, in Islamabad.  PHOTO: REUTERS

Supporters of Pakistan's cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan, head of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (Movement for Justice) party, celebrate on a street during general election in Islamabad on July 25, 2018. Vote-counting was ongoing on July 25 in a knife-edge Pakistan general election as former cricket hero Imran Khan sought power on a day marred by a bloody suicide bombing and claims of military interference. PHOTO: AFP Vote-counting was ongoing on July 25 in a knife-edge general election as former cricket hero sought power on a day marred by a bloody suicide bombing. PHOTO: AFP

Supporters of Imran Khan, chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), political party celebrate during the general election in Islamabad, Pakistan, July 26, 2018. PHOTO: REUTERS Imran's supporters celebrate during the general election in Islamabad. PHOTO: REUTERS

Supporters of Pakistan's cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan, head of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (Movement for Justice) party, ride on a motorcycle as they celebrate in Rawalpindi on July 25, 2018, after voting closed in a general election. Vote-counting was ongoing on July 25 in a knife-edge Pakistan general election as former cricket hero Imran Khan sought power on a day marred by a bloody suicide bombing and claims of military interference. / PHOTO: AFP PTI supporters ride on a motorcycle as they celebrate in Rawalpindi on July 25, 2018, after voting closed in a general election. PHOTO: AFP

Supporters of Pakistan's cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan, head of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (Movement for Justice) party, celebrate on a street during general election in Islamabad on July 25, 2018. Vote-counting was ongoing on July 25 in a knife-edge Pakistan general election as former cricket hero Imran Khan sought power on a day marred by a bloody suicide bombing and claims of military interference. PHOTO:AFP PTI celebrate on a street during general election in Islamabad on July 25, 2018. PHOTO:AFP

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