Mr. Ayaz Bashir Additional District and Session Judge appointed as Secretary Election Commission joined on 01/01/2018 .
C.E.C Justice Ghulam Mustafa Mughal completes his three years terms on 19/02/2019. Justice (Rtd) Abdul Rasheed Sulehria, Senior member EC assumes as acting C.E.C.
On the instructions of Commission, Raja. M. Farooq Niaz, member AJK Election Commission visited ECP for liaison and discussion on issues of mutual interests. Member AJK Election Commission participated in a detailed briefing about the working of ECP. Honourable Secretary Election Commission of Pakistan and Officers of ECP briefed the member AJK Election Commission about working of ECP and different procedures in-vogue.
Member AJK Election Commission also called on Honourable Chief Election Commissioner Pakistan and Honourable Members Mr. A.G. Soomro and Justice (Rtd) Qaisar Irshad.
AJK Election Commission calls for declaration of assets from members of AJK Legislative Assembly.
AJK Election Commission invited applicants for gazeted and non-gazeted vacancies. Over whelming response was observed. Commission’s officers are arranging for the tests and interviews of the applicants.
By-Election in this constituency was held on 30/12/2018. The vacancy occurred due to the death of Honorable Sardar Khalid Ibrahim MLA. Foolproof arrangements for the free and fair and transparent election were made by Election Commission which were appreciated by all the contesting candidates. Sardar Hassan Ibrahim Khan of JKPP won this hot contested election.
Chief Election Commissioner and Senior Member Election Commission personally visited both the constituencies and ensured foolproof arrangements.
New Offices of Election Officers for Districts Muzaffarabad and Bhimber got sanctioned.
A seat of LA 18-2 (Poonch-Sudhnuti) fell vacant due to the death of Honourable member Sardar Khan Bhadur Khan. Election to fill the vacancy was held on 21/10/2018. Election was conducted in peaceful atmosphere. Sardar Aamir Altaf Khan of PML(N) was declared successful.
Justice (Retd) Abdul Rasheed Sulehria and Raja M. Farooq Niaz (Retd) Additional Chief Secretary / Chairman Prime Minister’s Inspection and Implementation Commission (B-22) were administered oath of the offices of senior member and member Election Commission by the Chief Election Commissioner Mr. Justice Ghulam Mustafa Mughal on 02/10/2018.
Announcement of results for 10th General Election in AJK by the Honorable Chief Election Commissioner on the midnight 21-22 July, 2016