All set for NA-249 Karachi by-election today: All is readied to hold by-elections in National Assembly constituency NA-249, Karachi West-II as ballot will certainly be held today.
Although 30 candidates are in line for the seat, nevertheless, the contest throughout the by-poll is most likely between PML-N, PSP, PTI, PPP, MQM-P and banned TLP candidates.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Amjad Afridi, PML-N’s Miftah Ismail, Qadir Khan Madokhaill of Pakistan Peoples Celebration (PPP), Mustafa Kamal of Pak Sarzameen Celebration, as well as Mohammad Mursaleen of MQM Pakistan are participating in the political election in the constituency.
The NA-249 seat had actually fallen uninhabited after Faisal Vawda of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) resigned from the National Assembly for his Us senate seat.
The arrangements for the by-polls in the constituency have actually been settled by the Political election Compensation of Pakistan (ECP).
Presiding officers have actually been directed that photos of Form-45 be sent to returning police officers in presence of ballot representatives of opposing prospects.
The ECP has routed all political parties in the election race to follow the political election code of conduct.
In the wake of rising COVID-19 instances, the ECP has asked the Karachi administration to designate medical care personnel during the NA-249 by-election in order to properly execute COVID SOPs during the ballot procedure.
There are a total amount of 339,591 registered citizens in the constituency which include 201,656 male and also 137,935 female citizens. 276 polling stations containing 796 polling booths have also been developed.
Sindh federal government has announced a public vacation on April 29 (Thursday) in NA-249 Karachi constituency because of by-elections.