QUETTA: Process of withdrawal of candidature for reserved seats of local bodies polls is over. Final list of candidates of four categories has been issued.
This was stated by provincial Election Commissioner Balochistan Syed Sultan Bayazeed here Wednesday.
He said that 817 out of 2332 special seats reserved for women have been elected uncontested. 266 elected unopposed from 743 seats of Kissan/Labour, 281 of 743 social workers, 126 out of 743 non Muslim seats.
Similarly 132 women, 42 Kissan/Labour, 65 social worker professional and 514 non Muslim special seats are left vacant.
Secret balloting would be held on 1363 women seats, 435 Kissan/Labour seats, 397 Social worker professional and 103 non Muslim seats on May 29, 2014.
He said a total of 83 appeals have been filed against acceptance or rejection of nomination papers. Of these 45 were admitted and 38 rejected.
Meanwhile, printing of ballot papers for May 29 polls has begun.