Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) provincial chapter has announced March 25 as the last date for candidates interested in contesting local government polls to submit their applications.
According to a press release issued by PTI’s media cell on Sunday, this will be the party’s deadline for candidates to submit their application forms for the position of nazim and naib nazim in the district and tehsil level local government.
PTI K-P General Secretary Khalid Masood decided on the date after consultations with the party’s leadership, stated the press release.
“The applications are currently being collected by district presidents and general secretaries in their respective districts,” it said. “They will be scrutinised by the district and provincial parliamentary boards and then the names of candidates will be finalised.”
According to LG polls schedule proposed by the ECP, elections will be held in K-P on May 30.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 16th, 2015.