ISLAMABAD, GILGIT (Monitoring Desk) The results of Gilgit-Baltistan election are coming out. The counting of votes is still going on following yesterday’s voting. 23 seats were elected, of which 19 seats had full non-official provisional results. Independent candidates secured 7 seats, 6 seats for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, 4 seats for PPP, one seat for Majlis-e-Wahdat-e-Muslimeen (MWM) and one seat for PML-N.
Full results from 4 seats have yet to arrive in the Gilgit-Baltistan elections. PTI leads in 2 constituencies, PML-N in 1 circle and PPP in 1 circle. Meanwhile, PPP Gilgit-Baltistan Information Secretary Sadia Danish has said that fraud in the Gilgit-Baltistan elections could prove to be a national security problem for the region.
In its release, Gilgit-Baltistan Saadia Danish, the Information Secretary of the Pakistan Peoples Party, claimed that the Election Commission workers had reported that GBL-1 had been sent to the Type 45 polling station in Gilgit at 8 pm. Sending GBLA One Gilgit One’s Type 45 to 62 polling stations at 8 pm comes under the heading of scam. He said that at several polling stations, PPP polling agents were being held hostage. Taking the Election Commission’s note.
He noted that by handling the PPP in a loose way, the administration refrained from making the election process contentious. He said that fraud in the elections in Gilgit-Baltistan could prove to be a national security problem for the country.