Pakistan News : Supreme Court said that Balochistan, Sindh and Punjab is now ready to hold local body Elections.
According to reports, Advocate Generals of Balochistan and Punjab assured that they were prepared to conduct polls on December 7.
The Singh government, in its response, said that it has already fixed Nov 27 for local government elections.
On the other hand, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government asked for a month to pass the law from the assembly.
ECP counsel Akram Sheikh said that provinces were not authorized to announce polls’ dates without consulting the commission. He argued that transparency of the polls would be questionable if all legal obligations were not fulfilled.