Election Commissioner seeks people to participate in polls enthusiastically

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Altaf Hamid Rao.

 

MUZAFFARABAD/ MIRPUR (AJK),  (Parliament Times) :  The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Chief Election Commissioner Justice (Retired ) Abdul Rashid Sulehria has said that election commission has made comprehensive arrangements for holding free , fair and transparent election of Azad Jammu and Kashmir legislative Assembly .Talking to media persons after visiting polling station at KG school here on Sunday , he said the polling is continuing in a peaceful atmosphere with full swing and people were participating in the election process vigorously and added that turn out will be more than 60 percent. He said after the completion of the election process the presiding officers will announce the result on the spot and the copy of the election result will be provided to the polling agents. He urged the people to participate in the election and cast their votes to fulfill their national obligation. He said the election process will continue till 5 pm and lauded the role of the media in the completion of the election process. The members of the election commission Raja Farooq Niaz and Farhat Ali Mir and Director General Information Raja Azhar Iqbal were also present on the occasion.