CNN: Pakistan’s official election outcomes have been introduced by the election fee on Sunday, with impartial candidates affiliated with former Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) get together securing probably the most seats in parliament.
In response to the Election Fee of Pakistan, impartial candidates gained 102 seats. The vast majority of the independents are affiliated with Khan’s get together, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
The Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz get together (PMLN), headed by former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, got here in second with 73 seats, and the Pakistan Folks’s Occasion (PPP) gained 54 seats.
Not one of the three main events of the nation will win the mandatory 169 seats to have a majority in parliament and, due to this fact, will likely be unable to type authorities on their very own, leaving it unclear who will likely be picked because the nation’s subsequent prime minister.
The outcomes have been introduced greater than three days after the polls closed in Thursday’s extremely contentious election which was marred by violence and topic to allegations of ballot rigging.
The PTI get together has known as on get together staff and supporters to carry protests on Sunday outdoors polling places of work in constituencies the place get together members say election outcomes have been “withheld and delayed.”
The capital Islamabad has imposed Part 144, permitting police to take authorized motion in opposition to any unlawful assemblies and actions.