- JUI-F candidate Mohammad Kafeel Ahmed managed to get 38,891 votes.
- Asad Umar scoffs JUI-F chief Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman over defeat in DIK.
- Awami Nationwide Social gathering (ANP) and Jamat-e-Islami (JI) managed to win one seat every.
Ruling occasion PTI candidate Umar Amin Gandapur defeated JUI-F Mohammad Kafeel Ahmed in Dera Ismail Khan (DIK) for the mayoral seat in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) in the first section of local authorities (LG) re-polling elections on Sunday, Geo Information reported.
In response to the unofficial and unverified outcomes obtained by Geo Information, PTI candidate Umar Amin, who can be the brother of Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan Ali Amin Gandapur, has been elected as mayor of DIK, forsaking his rival JUI-F’s Mohammad Kafeel Ahmed with a heavy margin of greater than 24,000 votes.
Umar Amin secured 63,753 votes, whereas JUI-F candidate Mohammad Kafeel Ahmed managed to get 38,891 votes.
On Sunday, following the instructions of the Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP), re-polling was performed at totally different polling stations in 13 districts for local authorities elections in KP.
Throughout the first section of KP local authorities elections in December 2021, polling was subsequently suspended or couldn’t begin in lots of districts resulting from riots and a deteriorating regulation and order scenario.
Asad Umar scoffed at JUI-F chief Fazl-ur-Rehman over defeat in DIK
Federal Minister for planning Asad Umar scoffed at JUI-F chief Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman over defeat in DIK and congratulated Umar Amin Gandapur on a transparent victory.
Asad Umar, in a Tweet mentioned that Maulana will not be even succesful of sustaining a victory in his hometown and goes to dislodge the authorities.
First, he [Fazl-ur-Rehman] was defeated generally elections by the PTI and now in the local physique in his hometown, Nice Umar Amin Gandapur, he wrote.
In response to unofficial outcomes obtained by The Information, ruling occasion PTI candidates have gained the elections in six constituencies whereas JUI-F secured 4 seats in the re-polling for the first section of LG polls in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Nonetheless, the Awami Nationwide Social gathering (ANP) and Jamat-e-Islami (JI) managed to win one seat every.
Peshawar Mayor was gained by JUI-F, whereas PTI gained in Nowshehra, Jahangera, Banda Daud Shah, Domail and Dera Ismail Khan Tehsil Council elections.
It’s price noting that the first section of the local authorities election in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was held in December 2021, and the ruling occasion PTI suffered a significant setback as the opposition events, significantly JUI-F, gained a clear victory.
The PTI leaders had accepted their defeat as the ruling occasion couldn’t seize a single mayor’s seat out of the 4.
Awami Nationwide Social gathering’s (ANP) Himayatullah was elected as the mayor of Mardan with 56,458 votes, adopted by the JUI-F’s Amanat Shah Haqqani with 49,938 votes. The JUI-F’s candidates had secured the remaining three seats as mayors in Kohat, Bannu, and Peshawar.