ISLAMABAD: Polling for the by-election in PP-196 Multan which started at 8:00 AM is continued and will end at 5:00 PM without any interval.
The Provincial assembly seat fell vacant due to disqualification of former Provincial Minister Chaudhry Abdul Waheed Arain.
Rana Mahmood-ul- Hassan of PML N and Rana Abdul Jabbar of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf are major contenders. Over one hundred and seventy-six thousand voters are eligible to cast their votes at one hundred and thirty three polling stations.
There is local holiday in Multan. The holiday was declared by DCO Multan.
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