Polling stopped at few places, violence in some parts

February 18th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by admin  

Sialkot/ Gujrat/ Lahore/ Peshawar, Feb 18 (ANI): A candidate has been wounded in an attack in the Dadu District of Sindh.
Reportedly, several people have been hurt in a firing incident at the Qadirpur polling station in Ghotki District.
The presiding officer of Sialkot polling station suspended polling temporarily after a man was killed in a firing incident.
Polling in Gujrats Karian polling station was also suspended temporarily after a man was wounded in a firing incident there.
In Punjab, the election commission suspended polling in Punjab constituency 154 after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate Chaudhry Asif Ashraf was killed in a firing incident.
Earlier in the day, there was a blast at Peshawars Bajaur polling station, which led to polling being stopped. (ANI)

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