12 Jul '18, 5am

In Balochistan, a lacklustre election season

There are a total of 4,299,494 voters in the province, but none seem too excited to cast a ballot There are two weeks to go before Pakistan votes to elect members of its 15th Parliament. And yet, election fever in Balochistan has been a damp squib, particularly in its capital city, Quetta. There are a total of 4,299,494 voters in the province. But none seem too excited to cast a ballot. Although campaign banners and posters have blanketed Quetta’s roads and buildings, they haven’t evoked much enthusiasm, even among party workers. Election posters and banners being taken down in Quetta due to violation of ECP rules. Photo: Author Election posters and banners being taken down in Quetta due to violation of ECP rules. Photo: Author Election posters and banners being taken down in Quetta due to violation of ECP rules. Photo: Author Election posters and banners being taken down ...

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