ECP decides not let Shehbaz cast his vote from Lahore

PML-N president, along with other arrested members, can cast vote in National Assembly hall

Our Correspondent February 28, 2021
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif. PHOTO: EXPRESS/FILE


The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday stated that Leader of the Opposition Shehbaz Sharif will not be allowed to cast his vote for the upcoming Senate elections and rejected the PML-N president’s request for permission to participate from Lahore.

The ECP added that production orders for arrested parliamentarians have been issued. Shehbaz along with other arrested members can cast their votes in the National Assembly hall but cannot be facilitated to cast their votes anywhere other than the national assembly hall, added the election commission.


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