LG polls: Rangers, Army personnel to be given status of magistrates in Sindh


KARACHI: Army and Rangers personnel have been given right to take action as per Anti Terrorism Act on Wednesday.


Personnel have been allowed to enter a polling station if disruption of peace is reported.

Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has issued a notification regarding third phase of local body elections.

According to the notification, personnel of Rangers and Army have been granted rights to enter a polling station if there is a problem of peace and security.

Personnel can also enter the polling stations if there is disruption in electoral process.