Islamabad: Polling for by-election on one seat each of National, Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assemblies has begun.
The elections are being held in the constituencies NA-247 Karachi, Sindh Assembly seat PS-111 and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly seat PK-71.
National Assembly seat, NA-247 was vacated by President Arif Alvi while PS-111 was vacated by Sindh Governor Imran Ismail and PK 71 fell vacant after Shah Farman was appointed as Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
According to Election Commission, expired National identity cards are valid for voting in today’s by-election.
President Dr Arif Alvi cast his vote at the Defence Authority Model High School. Talking to media on the occasion, he requested the public to come out and vote.