Polling Starts In KP For Two Constituencies Of AJK LA
Umer Jamshaid 2 months ago Sun 25th July 2021 | 10:20 AM
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 25th Jul, 2021 ) :Poling starts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for two Constituencies LA-XLV Kashmir Valley-VI and LA-XXXIX Jammu-VI of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) for 11th general Elections of Legislative Assembly (LA) here on Sunday.
An official of Election Commission said Kashmiri refugees living in 21 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa would vote for AJK LA-XLV Kashmir Valley-VI seat where close contest is expected among Ahmad Shahid Mushtaq (Football), Abdul Majid Khan (PTI), Abdul Nasir Khan (Truck) and Noorul Bari (JI).
As many as 41 presiding officers would supervise the polling with assistance of polling officers and assistant returning officers.
Likewise, LA-XXXIX Jammu-VI seat would be elected by Kashmir voters from 23 districts in two provinces including Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Attock, Jhelum, Chakwal, Peshawar, Nowshera, Mardan, Kohat, Buner, Charsadda, Karak, Kohistan, Mohmand, Abbottabad, Haripur, Mansehra, Dera Ismail Khan, Bannu, Swat, Swabi, Upper Dir and Chitral.
A total of 13 aspirants are contesting polls including Chaudhary Fakhar Zaman (PPP), Nazia Niaz (PTI) and Raja Sadeeq (PMLN) for this constituency where tough contest is expected among three leading political parties of the country.