Results of 36 seats for AJK Legislative Assembly have been announced. PPP is leading with 20 seats.According to results received so far, Pakistan People’s Party won 20 seats, PML-N 9 and Muslim Conference won 5 seats and 2 independent candidates succeeded.In AJK polls, 391 candidates contested on 38 seats.PPP’s Shahid Afsar won from LA-1 Mirpur Dhadial securing 10152 votes while independent candidate Masood Khalid remained on second position with 7945 votes.Chaudhry Abdul Majeed of PPP won from LA-2 Mirpur securing 17500 votes and Captain (r) Sarfraz of PML-N stood second in this constituency with 8900 votes.Barrister Sultan Mehmood of PPP succeeded from LA-3 Mirpur securing 17390 votes while Chaudhry Muhammad Ashraf received 16189 votes.Tariq Farooq of PML-N won from LA-7 Bhamber receiving 31189 votes while Chaudhry Anwaar-ul-Haq of PPP stood second with 25470 votes.Chaudhry Muhammad Yaseen of PPP won from LA 11, Kotli Charhoi securing 33327 votes and Raja Muhammad Iqbal of PML-N was on second position with 7203 votes.Sardar Atique Ahmad of Muslim Conference won from LA-13, Bagh securing 20440 votes while combined candidate of PML-N and Jamat-e-Islami Major (r) Latif Khalique stood second with 16463 votes.Sardar Qamar-uz-Zaman of PPP won from LA-14, Bagh (Central) securing 24775 votes, independent candidate Colonel (r) Naseem remained on second position with 12984 votes while Abdul Rashid Turabi of Jamat-e-Islami stood third with 7710 votes.
Sardar Yakoob Khan of PPP won from LA-19, Rawlakot.Javed Ayoub of PPP succeeded from LA-24, Muzaffarabad-1, securing 14847 votes while Naveen Arif of PML-N remained second with 11466 votes.Chaudhry Latif Akbar of PPP won from LA-27, Muzaffarabad-4 securing 24714 votes and Raja Qayyum of PML-N secured second position with 15980 votes.Chaudhry Rashid of PPP won from LA-29, Hatian Bala securing 25218 votes and Devan Ali Chughtai of Muslim Conference received 15966 votes while Dr Mustafa Bashir of PML-N could get 10511 votes.PML-N candidate Chaudhry Ishaq won from LA-32 Jamu-3, Sialkot securing 24407 votes while Shaukat Wazir Ali of PPP remained second with 18107 votes.
Azhar Hussain Gilani of PPP won from LA-39, Waadi-4 Rawalpindi securing 1397 votes while Alhaj Zafar of PML-N secured second position.Abdul Salam Butt of PPP won from LA-40, Waadi-5 Rawalpindi securing 1800 votes and his opponent Bashir Ahmad Khan of PML-N received 1274 votes.Raja Naseer of PML-N won from LA-10, Kotli receiving 26000 votes. Malik Nawaz of Muslim Conference won from LA-8, Kotli. Sardar Amir Akbar of Muslim Conference won from LA-15 Bagh.Faisal Rathor of PPP won from LA-16 Haveli securing 31500 votes while Chaudhry Muhammad Aziz of Muslim Conference got 30277 votes.Sardar Ghulam Sadiq of PPP won from LA-18 Poonch Hajeera securing 14232 votes and PML-N candidate KB Khan received 11700 votes. – Dunyanews