ISLAMABAD: In the first ever local bodies elections in the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT), ruling party of the country Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) lead with 21 seats where Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) got 15 seats and 14 independent candidates got success, Aaj News reported.
According to the reports, the contest was held for 50 Union Councils (UCs) of capital city in which PMLN defeated PTI.
According to unofficial results, the PML-N won 21 seats while the PTI got 15 and independents pocketed 14 seats of the union councils. Whereas, the results of three union councils were withheld due to various reasons. The union councils, from where PML-N candidates won, included UC-5, UC-18, UC-24, UC-45, UC-48, UC-49 and those won by the PTI include UC-29, UC-36 and UC-37.
Meanwhile, the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) and other parties failed to make anymar in the LB polls.