ECP seeks deployment of 350,000 army soldiers for elections

ISLAMABAD: Gearing up to approve the final security get ready for the elections, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has asked for the Ministry of Defense to affirm arrangement of no less than 350,000 military soldiers in the upcoming general elections, planned on July 25.

The ECP, in such manner has additionally sent an summary to the clergyman and awaiting answer. The center reason for the sending of military will keep up lawfulness amid the elections countrywide. In the gathering on May 28, the ECP authorities had concluded a security anticipate the upcoming general elections.

The ECP had effectively chosen to look for help of the Pakistan Army and Rangers to guarantee the smooth gather information at delicate polling stations.

Plus, police work force will also be sent inside and outside polling stations to guarantee usage of the ECP’s set of accepted rules.

In the past meeting, the central secretaries of every one of the four provinces were ordered to give a definite instructions on the circumstance of security in their particular areas, as indicated by sources conscious of the meeting.