Mustafa Mughal said that there are 22,37, 058 voters including 12,11,842 men and 10,25,216 women in AJK’s ten districts. For Refugees 12 constituencies, a total of 4,44,634 voters will be entitled to exercise their right to franchise.
Replying to a question, he said new voters lists have been prepared with the cooperation of NADRA for 2016 elections and bogus votes have been removed. votes have been removed.
The Chief Commissioner announced a complete ban on promotion, transfers of government employees and put a ban on new schemes, inauguration or foundation stone laying ceremonies of new development schemes.
He said elections will be held under the security of army and rangers and a code of conduct for political parties and candidates has been issued.
He said in AHK elections will be held under Judiciary while in 12 constituencies in Pakistan, these would be held under the supervision of Election Commission of Pakistan.—INP