Re-polling underway in Shangla’s PK-23 constituency


Shangla, Sep. 10 (TNS): Re-polling on a vacant seat of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly PK-23 Shangla was underway on Monday. 

According to Provincial Election Commission, the polling began at 8 AM and will continue till six in the evening, without any break. 

Thirteen candidates are in the run for the seat. Prominent among them are Shaukat Yousafzai of PTI, Muhammad Yaar of MMA, Umer Zada of ANP and Afsar-ul-Mulk of PPP.

One hundred and thirty-five polling stations have been established across the constituency.

Results of PK-23 Shangla were declared invalid by the Election Commission, as ratio of women voters was less than ten percent during the recent general election.