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Pakistan’s General Election 2018: How to Check Voter Registration Status?

Pakistan’s General Election 2018: How to Check Voter Registration Status?


Sumera Saeed | category: News

Pakistan’s General Elections 2018 are scheduled to be held in on 25th July.

Pakistan’s General Election 2018: How to Check Voter Registration Status? Pakistan Muslim League (PML N) got victory in the elections 2013, led by twice Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, and emerged as the major party with 166 seats out of a of 342 in the National Assembly.

Later on the Supreme Court disqualified former prime minister on 28th July 2017 due to his employment with FZE Capital and for not disclosing the Avenfield flats and offshore assets.

The court then directed NAB to file references against Nawaz Sharif and his family and yesterday on 6th July, 2018 The National Accountability Court (NAB) has announced its verdict in the Avenfield flats reference.

Ex- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain Safdar will now have to face 10 years in prison and 8 million pounds fine, 7 years in prison and 2 million pounds fine and one year in jail respectively.

Now it’s a time to form a new government in Pakistan and the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has completed all the necessary preparation for the Election 2018 schedule to take place on 25th July.

ECP has issued final list of candidates, and as per the list  3,675 contestants are in the electoral arena for the National Assembly’s seats, 1,696 candidates are contesting from Punjab: 760 from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa; 872 from Sindh;and 303 are in the field from Balochistan for the lower house of the Parliament.

ECP has also finalized the lists of registered voters in the country and in order to provide easy to voters ECP has joined hands with NADRA to launch SMS service so that the voters can easily check their registration status from anywhere.

How to Check Voter Status via SMS?

Voters can check their vote status to participate in the Election 2018 by sending a text message by writing the number of their Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) without dash in the message and send it to 8300.

After sending the SMS you will instantly get the automated response with the name of the electoral area, block code and serial number.

Pakistan’s General Election 2018: How to Check Voter Registration Status?

SMS Charges?

Rs. 2 service charges are applicable.

Every registered voter can check his/her particulars by visiting their respective District Election Commissioner’s office located in their area. The addresses of the DEC offices across the country are available at the ECP website.

You can check here the list of ECP offices across Pakistan:

  1. Punjab
  2. Sindh
  3. Khyber PakhtunKhwa
  4. Balochistan

How to Register?

If you can find your vote status and want to register yourself as voter to participate in Pakistan’s General elections 2018, you can submit your application along with a copy of your CNIC to the District Election Commissioner (DEC)/ Registration Officer/Assistant Registration Officer of the district before April 30, 2018.

Form is available online at ECP Website.

It is important to mention here that ECP has still not given the voting status to overseas Pakistanis but they can cast their vote if register by visiting the country on Election Day.

On the other hand the Secretary ECP, Babar Yaqoob Fateh Muhammad talking to a delegation of transgender who called upon the secretary ECP last year hoped that disable persons, women and transgender will actively participate in upcoming elections.

This is not confirmed yet either they can cast vote in the Election 2018 or not.

For more information stay in touch with daytimes.pk.

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Privatization of PIA inevitable

Privatization of PIA Inevitable


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Privatization of PIA inevitable.Minister for Privatization Daniyal Aziz Monday said privatization of national carrier Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is inevitable as the government has to bear losses of Rs. 325 billion to keep the airline in operational.

Addressing a press conference here today the Minister for Privatization said the process of privatization of the PIA will be completed according to law and assured that the rights of the employees will be safeguarded at all cost. He said that the process of privatization will be in a professional and transparent manner.

Daniyal Aziz said that the government has decided to privatize all the state-owned companies that are costing billions in losses so that these losses of the government will be minised and the performance of these state owned organizations could be imporvd.

The Minister for Privatization said that the economy is burdened with over Rs 600 billion annually owing to losses of some of the leading state owned companies therefore, the government had to privatize them to save the losses.

Replying to a question the Minister said the government would treat assets of the PIA and aviation section separately for completing the process of privatization. He ruled out the criticism of the opposition that PML-N has double standards for privatization and only some of the state owned organizations are being privatized. He clarified that all those state owned organizations will be privatized which are running in losses.

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PML-N Ends 20 -Hour Load Shedding : Abid

PML-N Ends 20 -Hour Load Shedding : Abid


Ram zi | category: News

PML-N ends 20 -hour load shedding : Abid . State Minister for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali said that when Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) came into power , the country was facing the worst energy crisis of its history with power outages of as long as 20 hours a day which has been drastically reduced.
He expressed his views in a ceremony held on Tuesday. He said that energy projects added 8,500 MW to the national grid adding that the government will also add 4000MW to system till March, 2018.
He asserted to repair transmission lines within four to five month.
The state minister said that the government made conscious efforts during the past four years to end the energy crisis that hurt every sector of the economy and affected the country’s exports.
Abid Sher Ali stated that Pakistan would soon be free of load-shedding.

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Public Holiday on 1st December 2016

Public Holiday on 1st December 2016


Sumera Saeed | category: News

Public Holiday on 1st December 2016

On the direction of Election commission of Pakistan and Punjab Government the authorities of Jhang has officially declared the public holiday on 1st December 2016 in the district on the occasion of election.

The official resources has confirmed that the official notification for public holiday on 1st December 2016 in Jhang. Earlier the Supreme Court of Pakistan has disqualified Rashida Yaqoob (member of PML-N) for hiding properties. She was elected in 2013 general election and the runner-up candidate Mr.Ludhianvi has challenged her election.

In order to fulfill the vacant position the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has declared to elect election in the district and ordered the authorities to officially declared public holiday on 1st December 2016.