Peshawar (Daily Pakistan Online) The results of the local body elections in 17 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have begun to emerge.
According to unconfirmed and unofficial results, according to the results of two polling stations of Tehsil Council Nowshera, Ishaq Khattak of PTI is leading with 444 votes while Ahad Khattak of PPP is trailing with 387 votes. Leading while Jamshed Khan of PPP is trailing with 137 votes. According to the results of a polling station in Tehsil Council Swabi, PTI candidate Ataullah is leading with 525 votes while ANP candidate Kamal Khan is trailing with 418 votes. Candidate Buland Iqbal is behind with 518 votes. According to the results of Tehsil Council Topi polling station High School Topi, PTI candidate Sohail Yousafzai is leading with 318 votes while JUI-F’s Rahim Jadoon is behind with 295 votes.
During the local body elections, firing, fights and clashes continued at different polling stations. In one incident of firing, two persons lost their lives while 10 persons were injured in a clash in Buner.
It may be mentioned that 2,032 candidates were elected unopposed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa local body elections. 217 candidates were elected unopposed in general seats, 876 in women’s seats, 285 in farmers’ seats, 500 in youth seats and 154 in minority seats.