Polling time ends, unofficial results to start pouring in soon

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Pakistan is set to decide its fate for the next five years as citizens of the country voted in the general elections to elect third consecutive Parliament.

The polling countrywide at scheduled time at 8:00am and culminated at 6:00 pm. The unofficial results will start pouring in soon.

All Pakistani citizens, above 18 years age, are casting their votes to elect their representatives for the National Assembly and provincial assemblies of Sindh, Balochistan, Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces.

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has registered 105 million voters countrywide including 59,224,262 males and 46,731,145 females for the elections. Voters turnout will be crucial in the polling, as unlike in the past, turnout has been quite low in the past polls with highest 64 per cent last recorded in the 1970 elections.

 

source: ARY