ISLAMABAD: The process of submission of nomination papers for local government elections in Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) will start from Monday (today). Scrutiny of nomination papers will be conducted from November 1 to the 4th. Appeals against rejection or acceptance of nomination papers would be filed on November 5 and 6. Appeals would be disposed of from 7 to 9th. Candidates can withdraw their candidature on November 10th while the final list of contesting candidates with symbols allotted to them will be published the following day. Polling for the local government elections in Islamabad will be held on November 30 and results would be declared on December 3.
Published in The Express Tribune, October 26th, 2015.