LG Polls: (Electioneering in full swing for LB polls in Islamabad)

ISLAMABAD: Electioneering is in full swing for local government (LG) elections in Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) being held on Monday.

Candidates belonging to different political parties and independents are holding corner meetings besides door-to-door canvassing to enlist support of voters. In all, 2407 candidates are contesting elections for 43 union councils of ICT.

Nine hundred and seventy-two independent candidates are in the field besides those contesting elections on tickets of 24 political parties. Foolproof security arrangements have been made to maintain law and order situation in ICT on the polling day. Army would also be deployed on 62 polling stations declared sensitive.