NADRA submits forensic report of NA-122 to election tribunal


LAHORE: National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) on Saturday submitted a forensic report of NA-122 constituency to the election tribunal during the hearing of alleged rigging case.


Judge of the election tribunal, Kazim Ali, conducted the hearing.

The forensic report submitted by NADRA was opened in front of the judge and lawyers of the parties.

Speaking to media, counsel of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) said that according to the report of NADRA, more than one lac 36 thousand votes have not been verified while 1715 fingerprints were not present on counter files.

“Verification of 6,123 national identity cards also failed while 570 casted votes were not registered in the constituency,” PTI council claimed.

DG NADRA has been summoned by election tribunal on May 16.

On the other hand, Ali Sadiq, son of Speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq who won the NA-122 seat, said that all the votes have been verified in the NADRA report.

“The forensic report of NADRA comprises of 781 pages and no unverified vote was found during the verification process,” Ali Sadiq said.

He claimed that out of one lac 84 thousand votes, only 51 fingerprints failed the verification process.