Complaints on delimitation in eight Balochistan districts to be heard by ECP


ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will conduct hearing of complaints pertaining to delimitation of constituencies in eight districts of Balochistan, according to a notification issued by the ECP, which had been declared void by the Balochistan High Court (BHC).

ECP will hear complaints pertaining to Quetta, Jhal Magsi, Panjgur, Kachi, Dera Murad Jamali and other districts.

Last week, the BHC had declared delimitation of constituencies in these districts null and void.

ECP, following announcement of the BHC verdict, had announced to challenge the decision in the Supreme Court (SC).

“The matter has been fixed for hearing on 6th June, 2018 at 10 am,” ECP notification said, a copy of which has also been forwarded to complainants.

ECP further requested the complainants to appear before it at the above-mentioned time and date for a decision on the matter.