PPP sweeps AJK polls, wins 14 seats
Results of 27 seats for AJK Legislative Assembly have been announced
PPP is leading with 15 seats
Muzaffarabad: According to results received so far, Pakistan People’s Party won 15 seats, PML-N 8 and Muslim Conference won 4 seats while 2 independent candidate succeeded.
In AJK polls, 391 candidates contested on 38 seats.
PPP’s Shahid Afsar won on LA-1 Mirpur Dhadial securing 10152 votes while independent candidate Masood Khalid remained on second position with 7945 votes.
Chaudhry Abdul Majeed of PPP won in LA-2 Mirpur securing 17500 votes and Captain (r) Sarfraz of PML-N stood second in this constituency with 8900 votes.
Barrister Sultan Mehmood of PPP succeeded in LA-3 Mirpur securing 17390 votes while Chaudhry Muhammad Ashraf achieved 16189 votes.
Tariq Farooq of PML-N won in LA-7 Bhamper receiving 316189 votes while Chaudhry Anwaar-ul-Haq of PPP stood second with 25470 votes.
Chaudhry Muhammad Yaseen of PPP won in LA 11, Kotli Charhoi securing 33327 votes and Raja Muhammad Iwqbal of PML-N was on second position with 7203 votes.
Sardar Atique Ahmad of Muslim Conference won in LA-13, Bagh securing 20440 votes while combined candidate of PML-N and Jamat-e-Islami Major (r) Latif Khalique stood second with 16463 votes.
Sardar Qamar-uz-Zaman of PPP won in LA-14, Bagh (central) securing 24775 votes, independent candidate Colonel (r) Naseem remained on second position with 12984 votes while Abdul Rashid Turabi of Jamat-e-Islami stood third with 7710 votes.
Sardar Yakoob Khan of PPP won in LA-19, Rawlakot.
Javed Ayoub of PPP succeeded in LA-24, Muzaffarabad-1, securing 14847 votes while Naveen Arif of PML-N remained second with 11466 votes.
Chaudhry Latif Akbar of PPP won in LA-27, Muzaffarabad-4 securing 24714 votes and Raja Qayyum of PML-N secured second position with 15980 votes.
Chaudhry Rashid of PPP won in LA-29, Hatian Bala securing 25218 votes and Devan Ali Chughtai of Muslim Conference received 15966 votes while Dr Mustafa Bashir of PML-N could get 10511 votes.
PML-N candidate Chaudhry Ishaq won in LA-32 Jamu-3, Sialkot securing 24407 votes while Shaukat Wazir Ali of PPP remained second with 18107 votes.
Azhar Hussain Gilani of PPP won in LA-39, Waadi-4 Rawalpindi securing 1397 votes while Alhaj Zafar of PML-N secured second position.
Abdul Salam Butt of PPP won in LA-40, Waadi-5 Rawalpindi securing 1800 votes and his opponent candidate Bashir Ahmad Khan of PML-N received 1274 votes.