Tag Archives: LB polls

ECP demands Rs 5b for holding LB polls

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has demanded Rs 5 billion from the government for holding local bodies elections in provinces. The ECP has communicated to the Ministry of Finance for payment

LB polls in cantonments on April 25

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Friday announced that local body elections will be held in Cantonment Boards of the country on April 25, 2015. It said that the polls will

It’s time for LB polls!

Accepting all five local bodies (LB) polls schedules provided by government and Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in respect of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Punjab, Sindh, Islamabad and cantonment boards, a three-member bench of the Supreme Court (SC) has directed ECP to hold LB elections in Punjab and Sindh on September 20, in Islamabad on July 25, in KP on May 30 and in cantonment boards on Apirl 25.

CJP slams Punjab, Sindh govts for delaying LB polls

Holding the provincial governments responsible for the delay, the Supreme Court (SC) has sought written explanation from chief secretaries and local bodies (LB) secretaries of Punjab and Sindh by February 26, for not cooperating with the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) for fixing a date for holding LB polls in respective provinces.