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ECP Condemns PM Statement About “Aliens” To Hold Elections

Election Commission of Pakistan has condemned the statement of Prime Minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi that ” Aliens will conduct upcoming polls not caretakers”.
According to the details, ECP has said that Prime Minister should avoid giving such statements, this statement is against constitution.
Spokesperson of the Election Commission of Pakistan has further said that ECP is an independent and sworn body, responsible for the polls in the country.
Such statements are based on the assumptions and have nothing to do with the reality, said ECP Spokesperson.
Yesterday, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that next polls will be conducted by “Aliens” not by caretakers.
Talking to reporters informally in Islamabad, PM Abbasi vowed that the present parliament will complete its term as the next election will be free and fair.
 
Commenting over next election Prime minister claimed that alien will hold next election, however PML-N will contest election with full force. Commenting over the questions of caretaker setup, PM Abbasi said that the caretaker prime minister can be a retired politician, however the option of retired general was not under consideration.
“The caretaker PM slot was not much valuable as we consider, however government told the opposition leader to bring a joint opposition name for caretaker PM we will accept the proposed name,” he said adding that if journalists proposed three names for caretaker PM government can also be considered them.
He lashed out torture on journalists and offered apology over the issue.