ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) is mulling over holding general polls 2018 on July-25 or July-16, well-informed sources said.
Sources privy to Election Commission told a private television channel that Election Commission had finalized aforementioned dates for holding much-anticipated general polls 2018 whereas a summary to seek formal approval in this regard would be forwarded to President Mamnoon Hussain. ECP is bound to take formal approval from president of for finalizing general polls.
The officials of ECP stated that general polls would be held shortly after parliament would complete its tenure and work on summary had been initiated.
If events go smoothly, it would be only second time in country’s recorded history that a democratic government would transfer power to another civilian government.
On the other hand, all mainstream political outfits have expedited mass-contact campaigns as general polls 2018 near rapidly. – NNI