Bloody elections: Rigging, abductions and torture in Karachi

Polling agents tortured, some taken hostage for two hours and beaten, including 4 women workers.

Sohail Khattak May 11, 2013
An NA-250 ballot box - photo being shared across social media.

NA-242, PS-96

The MQM has allegedly captured Tulip school, Jadeed School and Helican Public school polling station.

The party activists opened firing outside Jadeed Public school of Qasba and removed all the other parties' polling agents from the stations and took the polling station staff hostage.

NA-257, PS-127

PPP candidate Ashraf Samo claims 70 polling agents were beaten by the MQM today. He also claimed rigging at 41 polling stations by a politica party.

He said the polling agents were tortured, and some were taken hostage for two hours and beaten, including 4 women workers.

Women workers attacked

Polling station 24 - Hameeda and Afshan

Polling station 14 - Aneela and Zubaida

Polling station 23 - Ghazala and Sameena

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COMMENTS (7)

Faraz | 7 years ago | Reply | Recommend

"Share Rigging Complaints with Geo:111-436-111 Ext 6218,6202 Dunya: 111-1-38692 Samaa: 111-262-275 & Express news 111-397-737 #Elections2013 "

Riha | 7 years ago | Reply | Recommend

NA 252, CAMS school - open rigging! Police standing aside and letting the hoodlums get away with it. Please take notice!

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