Peshawar (November 3, 2017): The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has announced the schedule for the local government by-election in Khyber Pukhtunkhwa.
The polling will be held on December 21 across the province.
According to EC KP release, candidates can submit nomination papers on November 13 and 14, scrutiny of the papers will be held on November 16 and 17. The appeals against the acceptance or rejection of nomination papers can be filed on November 20 and 21 as the decision of appeals will be taken on November 22 and 24.
The candidates can be withdrawn nomination papers on November 27, while the final list of candidates will issued on the same day along with the allotment of election symbols.
The polling will be held on December 21, which will continue from 8 am to 4 pm without any break. The returning officer will announce the successful candidates’ name on December 26.
By-poll will be held on general seats, women, peasant/labour, minorities and youths seats simultaneously.