ECP: (ECP decides to deploy Rangers, Army in by-elections)

September 27, 2015 Off By Web Desk

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has decided on Monday to deploy Punjab Rangers and Pakistan Army in the by elections of constituencies NA 122- Lahore , NA 144 -Okara, NA-154 Lodhran, PP-147 Lahore and PP-16 Attock.

In this regard, letters have been sent to the Secretary Interior and the Secretary Defence, asking them to issue necessary directions for the deployment of sufficient strength of Punjab Rangers and Pakistan Army for the by elections.

Meanwhile, the ECP has asked the members of the parliament and provincial assemblies to submit yearly statements of assets by Wednesday.