ECP receives 2958 nomination papers for LG Polls in ICT

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ISLAMABAD, Oct 31 (APP): The Election Commission of
Pakistan has received 2958 nomination papers for Local government
Elections in Islamabad Capital Territory.
Out of total nomination papers, 376 candidates filed their
nomination papers for the seats of Chairman and Vice chairman and
1502 for general member seat.
For women seat 401 candidates filed nomination papers, for
workers seats 282, on seats for Youth 282 and 115 filed nomination
papers against seats for minority members.
It is pertinent to mention here that ECP will hold local
government elections in ICT on November 30.
Scrutiny of nomination papers will be held from October 31 to
November 4.
Appeals against acceptance or rejection of nomination papers
by the Returning Officers can be filed on November 5 and 6.
Appeals will be disposed of from of November 7 to 9. Candidates
can withdraw their names till November 10.
Final list of contesting candidates with symbols allotted to
them will be published on November 11.
The results of the local government elections will be declared
on December 03.