Quetta   -   Many independent candidates are leading the race as unofficial results started pouring in from various constituencies one day after the polling for Balochistan’s Local Governmwent elections in 32 districts ended peacefully.

The results started to arrive after polling for the local government elections in 32 of its 34 Balochistan districts ended Sunday evening. According to unverified and unofficial results, independent candidates leading the vote count on 1,250 seats followed by Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) with 250 seats in hand.

  • Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) (140)
  • Balochistan National Party (BNP) (88)
  • Pashtunkhwa Mili Awami Party (PkMAP) (88)
  • National Party (NP) (80)
  • Haq Do Tehreek (Gawadar movement) (60)
  • Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) (55)
  • Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) (20)
  • Awami National Party (18)
  • Jamhoori Watan Party (JWP) (17)
  • Pakistan Muslim League - N (15)
  • Jamat-e-Islami (JI) (07)
  • Pak Sarzameen Party (05)

Surprising results came in from Gwadar as unofficial and unverified results continue arriving Monday morning. Maulana Hidayat-ur-Rehman’s candidates have emerged as strong contenders defeating JUI-F, BNP, and a four-party alliance in Balochistan local government polls.

The underdog candidates of Haq Do Tehreek (Gawadar movement) are leading the vote count on 27 of 42 seats of the municipal committee in Gwadar City. The movement begged 60 seats in total.