Govt to ensure ECP framework for transparent elections: CM Punjab


ISLAMABAD:  Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Hasan Askari Rizvi Saturday said the government will ensure implementation of the framework given by the Election Commission for holding general elections in a transparent and peaceful manner.

In an interview, he said administrative arrangements are being made in the light of the code of conduct issued by the Election Commission, adding bureaucracy has been shuffled and adequate security measures are being taken for the purpose.

He said the caretaker government will make it sure that every political party has equal opportunity to contest election and people have freedom to elect representatives of their choice.

To a question, Rizvi said if any political party has any complaint, it will be looked into and also addressed accordingly. He said the caretaker government has no political agenda, and its primary objective is to hold free and fair elections.— PPI