ISLAMABAD: Only 25 out of 282 registered political parties have filed their asset returns with the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) within due date that ends yesterday.
According to ECP spokesman, election symbols would not be allotted to the political parties which failed to file their asset returns with the commission.
The political parties who filed their returns included Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, Pakistan People’s Party, Awami National Party, Jamat-e-Islami, Pakhtunkhawa Milli Awami Party, Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam, Muttahida Qaumi Movement and Qaumi Watan Party, he said.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Pakistan Awami Tehreek and Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid-e-Azam have not filed their returns, the spokesman added. -Samaa