Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

IECC receives 14 complaints from Uruzgan

IECC receives 14 complaints from Uruzgan

Apr 05, 2014 - 21:01

TIRINKOT (Pajhwok): The Independent Electoral Complaint Commission (IECC) on Saturday received 14 electoral complaints in central Uruzgan province, where one female candidate was detained on fraud allegations.

Abdul Hamid Sharifi, the IECinfo-icon director, told Pajhwok Afghan News provincial council candidate Anisa had been detained in a polling station inside Malali High school with 49 voter cards. She was planning to poll fake votes, he added.

Brig. Gen. Matiullah Khan, the provincial police chief, said she was bailed out after briefly detention. He identified the candidate as Malalai.

IECC Commissioner Abdul Jabbar Sapi confirmed 49 cards had been recovered from the female runner.



Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment



Twitter Update