ISLAMABAD: The federal authorities on Friday issued notification displaying appointment of Sikandar Sultan Raja as Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) for 5 years, ARY Information reported.
The reconstitution of the Election Fee of Pakistan is accomplished because the federal authorities has appointed Sikandar Sultan Raja because the CEC.
Moreover, the notification states appointment of Nisar Durrani as member from Sindh and Shah Mehmood Jatoi as member from Balochistan within the Election Fee of Pakistan.
The appointments within the Election Fee of Pakistan come after, the Parliamentary committee, earlier this week, had reached consensus after extended talks.
Learn extra: Parliamentary committee approves title of Sikandar Sultan Raja as new CEC
The title of Sikandar Sultan Raja was forwarded by the federal authorities.
The individuals had additionally finalized names forwarded by the opposition together with Nisar Durrani from Sindh and Shah Muhammad Jatoi from Balochistan as members of the fee.
The system was prompt to the premier for the acceptance of title for CEC from the federal government’s facet and the appointment of two ECP members over suggestions of the opposition.
Learn extra: Govt, opposition finish impasse on CEC appointment: sources
Earlier on January 17, the parliamentary committee had made some progress throughout a gathering to debate names for the appointment of chief election commissioner (CEC) and members of Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP), sources had stated.