PP 240 DG Khan By-Elections Underway
PP 240 DG Khan By-Elections Underway. By-elections are underway in Dera Ghazi Khan’s PP 240 which was left vacant after a PML-N candidate Shamoona Ambreen from the constituency was disqualified by the Election Commission of Pakistan for hiding her assets. The Supreme Court later ordered re-election in the constituency. The voting begun at 8.00am and will continue till 5.00pm without any break.
Nine candidates are contesting the by-elections. However there is close competition between the PML-N candidate Mumtaz Qaisrani and two other independent candidates Dawood Sulemani and Imam Bukhsh. There are 128 polling stations in the constituency of which 25 are highly sensitive while 47 very sensitive.
According to District Election Commissioner, there are 1050410 registered voters including 64180 female and 84230 male in the constituency.