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Electoral reform approved-ECP

election_commission_pakistan_6701The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) approved on Thursday electoral reforms in front of the approaching general elections, strengthening itself inside a manner comparable to their Indian alternatives. The choice was taken in a meeting from the commission held here on Thursday. Based on the approved reforms, the whole government machinery will come underneath the authority from the Election Commission when the election schedule is introduced. Another clause within the reforms also enables the commission with administrative forces. Furthermore, the commission could be permitted to create transfers and posts of high ranking authorities including IGs, secretaries and chief secretaries. Sources stated the motive behind these reforms would be to ensure transparency from the approaching general elections, that the Chief Election Commissioner had called crucial. It’s pertinent to say the election commission in neighbouring India will get all administrative forces using the announcement of election schedule, a energy the Pakistani election commission didn’t have before.