election

KALAYA, May 21: The Election Tribunal has announced re-election on two polling stations of the National Assembly constituency NA-39 in Orakzai Agency.

The tribunal has ordered review of the rejected ballots. Syed Ghazi Gulab Jamal had won the seat in the general elections last year by polling 9,805 votes.

Later, the runner-up Mr Jawad Hussain of the Pakistan People’s Party filed a case in the Election Tribunal and alleged that Mr Ghazi Jamal had polled bogus votes at two polling stations.