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ECP takes notice of transfer of 12 policemen in NA-4 before by-election

ECP takes notice of transfer of 12 policemen in NA-4 before by-election
October 10, 2017

PESHAWAR, 10 October: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has taken notice of transfer of 12 police officials from different police stations before the NA-4, Peshawar by-election.

The Election Commission said in a statement that Returning Officer Muhammad Ishaq Khan has sent a communique to the capital city police officer of Peshawar to cancel the transfer orders of policemen immediately. The transferred officials include four inspectors and eight sub-inspectors.

Appointments and transfers have been banned in NA-4 constituency of Peshawar where by-election will be held on 26 October. The seat fell vacant after the death of the PTI MNA Gulzar Khan.


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