LAHORE: – NADRA has submitted its 125-page report on 6 polling stations of NA-125 in Election Tribunal. The report reveals that fake votes were cast at the polling station. 280 votes out of 1254 votes checked have been found to be fake while 12 people at PS-98 have been reported to have cast their votes twice.
Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique of Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) had won the election in this constituency while Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Hamid Ali Khan had stood runner-up and had challenged the decision on this seat in election tribunals.
6 votes were cast by each individual at PS-6 of NA-125, Dunya News reported. The five polling stations that were checked by NADRA included PS-110, PS-107, PS-98, PS-6 and PS-5. Thumb-impressions of several of the voters at these five polling stations could not be verified.
PTI leader Hamid Ali Khan has said that the points raised by PTI have been proven right by this decision. “We had never accepted this decision”, he said.