ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Level Information – twenty first Feb, 2021 ) :Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Sunday stated his ministry has developed a technology for digital voting which might be transferred to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) quickly.
The technology has been developed with the assist of Nationwide Institute of Electronics, National University of Science and Technology and COMSATS and it could assist guarantee transparency within the election course of via digital voting. “Digital voting might help do away with rigging in elections”, he stated.
The minister was talking at a news convention together with Federal Minister for Data and Broadcasting, Senator Shibli Faraz, Particular Assistant to Chief Minister Punjab on Data, Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan and Senior Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief, Usman Dar.
Chaudhry Fawad stated we had additionally introduced election reform invoice for adopting digital voting system in elections to finish malpractices.
The minister said that the opposition complained of rigging within the by-polls solely within the constituency the place Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate gained nonetheless their very own candidates gained in Nowshera and Wazirabad which they accepted fortunately.
The minister stated though we had spent crore of rupees prior to now throughout contesting by-election in every union council throughout the entire week however when late Kalsoom Nawaz contested election, Rs three billion have been spent in a single constituency with none audit.
Rejecting the baseless claims of Maryam Nawaz concerning delay in results in Daska, Chaudhry Fawad stated “We don’t stay on Mars and are nicely conscious of the fog state of affairs within the space.” He demanded the ECP to subject formal notification about successful of PTI candidate, Ali Asjad Malhi from NA-75 (Daska).
“We now have not been celebrating the victory of our candidate because of the deaths of two individuals close to the polling station in Daska as we’re right here to precise our condolences to the bereaved family members”, he stated.
The victory of Ali Asjad Malhi can be celebrated on our subsequent visit, he added.
He stated that Ali Asjad Malhi election was as clear because it was held in different Constituencies of Wazirabad, Nowshera and Karachi. “We misplaced elections in Karachi and Nowshera however haven’t raised any allegation of rigging and accepted the outcomes. That is the true distinction between a democratic celebration and a non democratic celebration which grew up within the lap of a dictator.
Chaudhry Fawad additionally said that the movies of horse buying and selling have grow to be public now and the plenty had seen the true faces of these concerned on this follow.
“We need to finish the follow of rigging within the elections and have been demanding that elections must be open which isn’t acceptable for the opposition“, he stated.