QUETTA: Scrutiny of nomination papers filed for local bodies polls to be held on December 7 was underway. Despite reservations, political parties and independent candidates were taking part in local bodies elections.
None of candidates in 58 wards of Quetta Metropolitan Corporation was elected unopposed. More than 22 thousand candidates have filed nomination papers for local bodies in Baluchistan. After scrutiny of their nomination papers list of contestants would be issued.
Appeals against acceptance or rejection of nomination papers can be filed from Nov 12 to 16.These appeals would be decide on Nov 17 and 18.final list of contesting candidates would be issued along with election symbols on Nov 19.