Candidates challenge ROs’ decisions on last day of appeals


PESHAWAR: Candidates of different political parties and independents have challenged the decisions of Returning Officers (ROs) regarding acceptance and rejection of their nomination papers in Election Tribunals of Peshawar High Court (PHC) on the last day of appeals on Friday.

Over a dozen candidates have filed appeals against decisions of the ROs in six Appellate Election Tribunals that will dispose of all appeals by June 27.

The tribunals have fixed June 25 for hearing of these appeals.— APP