Says the by-poll was rigged
SAMAA | Web desk - Posted: Feb 22, 2021 | Last Updated: 12 mins agone
Posted: Feb 22, 2021 | Last Updated: 12 mins agone
Defence Minister Pervez Khattak claimed that the Nowshera PK-63 by-elections was rigged.
Ikhtiyar Wali of Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz won the by-election by securing 21,122 votes.
In a video, Khattak made the remarks portion addressing a gathering.
“We person emerged triumphant successful the election,” Khattak said. “We caught clasp of 6,000 fake votes and volition spell to the Election Commission with each the evidence.”
The curate added: “I person worked for 2 days consecutive connected this matter. There were galore votes which went missing. This cannot hap arsenic I person the implicit database of however galore votes were cast.”
The spot fell vacant aft the decease of erstwhile KP curate Mian Jamsheduddin Kakakhel. The PTI gave the summons to his lad Mian Umar Kakakhel. Nowshera is the location metropolis of Defence Minister Pervez Khattak and a stronghold of the ruling PTI.
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