Pakistan News : Polling started on the three provincial seats in Punjab and Balochistan on Monday.
PML-N’s Khawaja Liaquat Ali, Sheikh Khurram Shahzad (PTI) and PPP’s Rana Mushtaq are contesting on PA-72, Faisalabad. The seat fell vacant after PML-N’s Khawaja Islam was disqualified for having a fake degree.
Polling has also begun in Dera Ghazi Khan. This seat was also vacated after JUI-F’s Mir Badshah Qaisrani was declared ineligible in a fake degree case. PML-N candidate Begum Shamoona Ambreen, independent candidate Mumtaz Ahmed Bhutto Qaisrani, Mumtaz Hussain Qaisrani and seven other candidates are vying for the provincial assembly seat.