Pakistan, Lahore News : Government of Punjab has likely to finalized a date for holding the Local Body Elections in province.
The provincial government has informed the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) that it will be ready to hold Local Body elections on December 7.
In its request to the ECP, the Punjab government stated that objections regarding delimitation will be removed in one week. Following this, the notification for delimitation would be issued.
The PPP and PTI have expressed their reservations over the Punjab government’s announcement to hold the elections on a non-party basis.
The Supreme Court during proceedings of the Local Body elections case has repeatedly called upon provincial governments to conduct polls at the earliest.