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Online voting begins for PTI intra-party polls
- Web Desk
- Dec 02, 2023
PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) intra-party polls are being held today (Saturday) on the order of the Election Commission of Pakistan.
Voters will exercise their right to vote through an online app, the names of all the candidates have been released.
The process of online voting for the intra-party polls has started and the voting process will continue till 4 in the evening.
During the intra-party election, PTI’s chairman, vice-chairman, central president, general secretary and provincial leadership will be elected.
Barrister Gohar Ali Khan has submitted nomination papers for the post of PTI Chairman and he is likely to be elected party chairman unopposed.
PTI senior central leader Ahmed Owais is the proposer in the nomination papers filed by Barrister Gohar while information secretary Raoof Hasan has seconded him.
Barrister Gohar was nominated by PTI Chairman Imran Khan for the top slot a couple of days ago.
Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi will be the candidate for the seat of the central president of Tehreek-e-Insaf in the intra-party election of Tehreek-e-Insaf, Umar Gohar Ayub is the candidate for the central secretary in the intra-party election.
Dr. Yasmin Rashid will participate in the PTI intra-party polls for the seat of Punjab president, Hammad Azhar will be in the field for the seat of the general secretary of Punjab, Ali Amin Gandapur is the favorite candidate for the presidency of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and Ali Asghar will be the candidate for the seat of secretary general of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
The founding members expressed their distrust on the arrangements made by the current setup and demanded the appointment of observers from the Election Commission.