PML-N emerges single largest party in third phase of LG polls
MULTAN (92 News) – Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has emerged the single largest party by winning most seats in the third and final phase of local government elections in 12 districts of southern and central Punjab that was held on Saturday.
According to unofficial results, PML-N as the party grabbed the highest number of seats in the region, followed by independent candidates.
In Multan, the PML-N grabbed 49 seats of District Council and 33 seats of Muncipal Corporation, while the PTI could only bag 30 seats of District Council and Muncipal Corporation and the independent candidates won 12 seats of Muncipal Corporation and 47 seats of District Council.
In Layyah, the PML-N and independent candidates grabbed 20 seats of Union Councils each, while the PTI could only bag 7 seats.
In Bahawalpur, the PML-N won 49 seats of District Council out of 88, while the independent candidates bag 25 seats. The PML-N won 12 seats of Municipal Corporation out of 21.
In Muzaffargarh, the PML-N bagged 57 UC seats out of 111, while in Dera Ghazi Khan, the PML-N grabbed 28 out of 98 UC seats and the independent candidates won 20 seats, whil the PTI could only win 8 seats.