ECP rejects PTI’s petition against PK-63 by-poll

By: News Desk      Published: 04:23 PM, 22 Apr, 2021
ECP rejects PTI’s petition against PK-63 by-poll

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday rejected Pakistan Tehreek-Insaf’s (PTI) petition to declare by-election held in PK-63, Nowshera as null and void, reported 24NewsHD TV channel. 

PTI candidate Umar Kakakhel, in his application, had prayed to the ECP to declare the by-election held in the constituency as null and void.  

The election commission had only today (Thursday) reserved verdict in the case following completion of arguments by the parties. 

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s (PML-N) Ikhtiar Wali had been declared the winner in the by-election held in PK-63, Nowshera on February 19th.