Published On: Tue, Sep 22nd, 2015

NA122 By Poll: Mr. & Mrs. Ayaz Sadiq Contesting Against each other


(Latest News LAHORE) : In one of the most significant by poll of Pakistan’s history, PMLN ‘s candidate Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has to face a competition from home too, as his wife Reema Ayaz Sadiq is also in the run for NA-122 seat.

According to the details, wife of ex speaker National Assembly, Begum Reema Ayaz Sadiq is contesting as independent candidate and as per the Final List of Candidates issued by ECP for this election and her electoral symbol is dressing table.

The time is over till when a candidate could withdraw his/her nomination papers so now it is the first time ever in the history of Pakistani politics that husband and his wife contesting against each other from a National Assembly constituency.

By Poll in NA-122 and PP-147 is scheduled to take place on 11th October and a tough competition between PMLN candidate Ayaz Sadiq and PTI candidate Abdul Aleem Khan is expected. In PP-147 there will be a contest between PMLN’s Mohsin Latif and PTI’s Shoaib Siddiqui.

On 22nd August, Election Tribunal had declared 2013 election held in this constituency null and void over massive irregularities and ordered re poll within 60 days.

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