LAHORE: As many as 17 candidates including former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Abid Sher Ali for by-polls in NA-124 as the time to submit nomination papers for 2018 by-elections ended.
As many as 31 candidates including Sohail Shaukat Butt, Yousaf Ali and Ijaz Diyal have filed their nomination papers for by-election in Lahore’s PP-164.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leaders Waleed Iqbal and Ibrarul Haq, while PML-N’s Khawaja Saad Rafique have also submitted their nomination papers for by-polls in NA-131 constituency.
Kiran Aleem, Ghazala Saad Rafique, Hafiq Farhat Abbas have also filed their nomination papers for by-polls in NA-131 constituency.
The list of candidates will be released tomorrow, while the process of scrutiny will start from Saturday.