Last Updated : Dec 18 2018 11:17PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Govt priority is to ensure Ease of Doing, Ease of Living: PM            Both Houses of Parliament adjourned for the day            India will become five-trillion-dollar economy in 7-8 years: Prabhu            Gujarat govt waives off electricity bills worth Rs 650 crore            Maharashtra govt orders enquiry into ESIC Hospital fire           

International News

Aug 10, 2018
5:48PM

Imran Khan apologies to poll body for voting in open

@airnewss

Pakistan's Prime Minister-in-waiting Imran Khan today tendered a written apology for violating the secrecy of the ballot, prompting the election commission to withdraw its notice to him, paving the way for his swearing-in next week. 


Dawn news reported the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), in a 3-1 vote, accepted the apology submitted by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairperson.  It also ordered the issuance of notification for his victory in Islamabad's NA-53 constituency where he stamped the ballot paper publicly instead of going behind the voting screen. 

The report said Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) retired Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza disagreed with the ECP's Sindh, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa members, who were in favour of accepting the apology.

The written reply and the affidavit were submitted by Khan during the hearing held by a four-member bench headed by Raza as the ECP had sought a signed apology from Khan for violating the electoral code of conduct.
 

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 18 (Dec) Midday News 18 (Dec) News at Nine 18 (Dec) Hourly 18 (Dec) (2300hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 18 (Dec) दोपहर समाचार 18 (Dec) समाचार संध्या 18 (Dec) प्रति घंटा समाचार 18 (Dec) (2305hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 18 (Dec) Khabrein(Day) 18 (Dec) Khabrein(Eve) 18 (Dec)
Aaj Savere 18 (Dec) Parikrama 18 (Dec) Lok Ruchi Samachar 16 (Dec)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 18 (Dec) Samayki 18 (Dec) Sports Scan 18 (Dec) Spotlight/News Analysis 18 (Dec)
    Public Speak Country wide 13 (Dec) Surkhiyon Mein 13 (Dec) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 12 (Dec) Vaad-Samvaad 18 (Dec) Money Talk 18 (Dec) Current Affairs 14 (Dec)

 

 

 

 

× All donations towards the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund(PMNRF) and the National Defence Fund(NDF) are notified for 100% deduction from taxable income under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act,1961""