ECP wants statistics division to reschedule census through CCI

ISLAMABAD: ECP (Election Commission of Pakistan) has requested the statistics division to help reschedule the process census through CCI (Council of Common Interest), in order to ensure valid electoral lists.The high-level meeting chaired by chairman ECP, Justice (Retd) Hamid Mirza on Tuesday noted the problem that voters’ verification and census were falling on identical dates, and hence decided to refer it to CCI for resolve.

The meeting was briefed by chairman NADRA (National Database Registration Authority), Ali Arshad Kaleem regarding printing of electoral rules, facilitating house –to-house verification of electoral. Whence chairman NADRA has been known to have requested extension for validating these electoral lists for facilitating 800 million voters.Talking on the occasion, the secretary statistics division, Asif Bajwa informed that house-to-house verification of voters would began on 08th August and end on 17th September.