Peshawar (Daily Pakistan Online) The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has released the schedule for the second phase of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa local body elections.
According to the schedule, polling will be held on March 27 in the second phase of elections. In the second phase, elections will be held in 18 districts of the province. Nominations can be submitted from February 7 to 11, while the results will be announced on April 1. Appeals against rejection or acceptance of nomination papers will be held from 17th to 19th February, appeals will be decided by 22nd February, last date for withdrawal of nomination papers will be 25th February and final list of nominees will be posted on 25th February only. Marks will be allotted on February 28.
It may be recalled that in the first phase, local body elections were held in 17 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on December 19 in which the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) suffered the worst defeat.