Cantonment board polls: Independent candidates rule the roost in Multan

By: News Desk      Published: 11:31 PM, 12 Sep, 2021
Cantonment board polls: Independent candidates rule the roost in Multan

Independent candidates have ruled the roost in Multan cantonment board polls, 24NewsHD TV channel reported on Sunday.

According to unofficial results, no PTI candidate could emerge victorious in in the southern Punjab district of Multan.

Independent candidates Ghulam Jeelani, Muhammad Sadiq and Khursheed Khan clinched victories in cantonment board election, as per the unofficial results.  PML-N’s Akhtar Rasool emerged successful.

A total of 1,569 candidates stood for elections in 219 wards of 42 cantonment boards. Of the candidates vying for a total 219 wards, seven candidates have already been elected unopposed.