Gilgit Baltistan Elections 8 June 2015 Latest Results
Gilgit Baltistan assembly elections are underway today.There are 272 candidates on 24 seats in 7 districts,while more than 6 lac voters will use their right of vote today in gilgit baltistan assembly elections.
Federal minister has arranged a complete and fool proof security plan for the polls,Army and Rangers from federal government and more than 6000 scouts from gilgit baltistan will perform the security duties.8 units of pak army will perform security duty on 1143 polling stations.
Article 144 has been imposed in district gilgit and there is ban on public gatherings,rallys,show of weapon and also ban on use of loud speaker.army officers ouitside the polling stations have been given authorities of magistrate,a control room has been made to take control of law and order situation and 112 CCTV cameras are installed on polling stations.
Polling started on 8 AM and will continue without any break till 5 PM.
Pak Army ,rangers and police performed a flag march yesterday in districts of gilgit and skardu.
There are total 272 candidates of different political parties taking part in today gilgit baltistan elections.
Detail and Numbers of Candidates :
PML-N: 24,PPP: 22,PTI: 21,JUI and Tehrik E Islami: 10,MQM: 9,Independent candidates:24