ECP reinstates Sadiq Baloch in NA-154 after SC’s stay order

Jahangir Tareen

ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) – Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday withdrew a notification that declared the election of Sadiq Baloch in NA-154 as null and void after Supreme Court of Pakistan ordered a stay against the decision of election tribunal.

Following the development Baloch’s membership of the National Assembly of Pakistan has been restored and the by-election due on October 11 has been postponed.

Earlier on September 29 the Supreme Court ordered to postpone the NA-154 by-elections in Lodhran.