Nomination Papers Of All 19 Candidates Accepted


Nomination papers of all 19 candidates accepted

MUZAFFARABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 25th july, 2016) : The nomination papers of all 19 candidates filed for 8 reserve seats of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly were accepted by the returning officer after scrutiny here on Tuesday.

Twelve candidates have filed their nomination papers for 5 women's seats while 7 others are in the run for one each technocrat, Ulema, and overseas Kashmiris seat. The Pakistan Muslim League (N) is expected to win all three of Technocrat, Ulema and Overseas Kashmiris seats and 4 out of five women seats on the basis of its overwhelming majority in legislative assembly. The polling for the election of reserve seats will be held on July 29 at AJK Legislative Assembly building and 41 directly elected members will cast their vote to elect members on these seats.