ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has ordered a recount in PS-13 (Larkana) constituency, the seat won by Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) Hizbullah Bughio.

The ECP issued the order following a petition filed by (GDA) Grand Democratic Alliance candidate Adil Altaf for recounting in the constituency.

According to the petition, a total of 103,965 votes were casted in the constituency, out of which 99,379 votes were found to be correctly polled.

On the other hand the by-elections for NA-247 Karachi (South II) will be held on the October 21. The nomination forms will be submitted between September 13-15.

By-elections will be also he held for the PS-111 Karachi (South V) vacated by Governor Sindh Imran Ismail.