ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Thursday unanimously adopted a resolution seeking to delay local bodies elections.
According to the resolution, it is very difficult to hold local bodies elections under the dates announced by the Election Commission of Pakistan.
It stated that if the whole process was completed in haste then the elections would not be transparent. The ballot papers should not get printed from the private press, it added.
The resolution sought appropriate time period to hold local bodies elections.
Members from PPP, MQM and PTI spoke against holding local government elections in haste.