Punjab Governor and EC could not agree on date for elections

The Governor of Punjab and the Election Commission officials could not agree on the date for the elections in the province.

An important meeting was held at the Governor House under the chairmanship of Governor Punjab Balighur Rehman, in which the IG, Chief Secretary, Secretary of Election Commission, DG Law Election Commission, and other officials were also present.

According to media sources, the participants gave their constitutional and legal suggestions while the participants of the meeting agreed to seek clarification on the Lahore High Court’s decision.

As per reports, it had been decided in the meeting to approach the Lahore High Court for interpretation of the decision.

The date of elections in the province could not be decided in the meeting between Governor Punjab and the delegation of the Election Commission, while the governor of Punjab insisted on further consultation on the interpretation of the constitution.