The management of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf have welcomed the choice of Election Fee of Pakistan to deploy military in and outdoors polling stations on the election day.
PML-N chief Rana Sanaullah supported the choice, saying they belief the military and judiciary as they’re dependable state establishments.
Nevertheless, Pakistan Peoples Occasion chief Qamar Zaman Kaira has stated they’ll touch upon ECP’s transfer after election is performed.
On Thursday, ECP held a gathering in Islamabad the place it was determined that military personnel can be deployed round and inside polling stations to make sure safety throughout Basic Election 2018.
The assembly was chaired by Chief Election Commissioner Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan, and was convened to overview safety preparations for elections.
Chatting with the media later within the day, the director common of Election Fee of Pakistan’s media cell stated closed-circuit tv cameras can be put in at 20,000 delicate polling stations throughout the nation. Sources stated essentially the most delicate of the polling stations can be fitted with three to 4 CCTV cameras.
The ECP official stated shut coordination would even be maintained with Nationwide Counter Terrorism Authority to stop any untoward incident.
Furthermore, he added, it was determined foolproof safety can be supplied to political leaders, for which provinces will make mandatory preparations.
The provincial authorities would even be accountable for the safety of district returning officers, returning officers and presiding officers.