Arrest warrant for lecturer who refused to perform election duty

ISLAMABAD (PEN) : Arrest warrant of a lecturer were issued on Wednesday for refusing to perform election duty.

Earlier, on Tuesday, it was decided to arrest those who refused to do their election duties. The returning officers (RO) in the provincial metropolis issued order for the arrest of a teacher.

In NA-121, the RO issued arrest warrant for Kot Khawaja Saeed’s woman lecturer for refusing election duty. However, no information was received whether the woman was arrested or not.

The ROs have claimed that strict action will be taken against those who create obstacles to establishment of polling stations in private schools.

Also, the administration of a private school near FC College had prohibited the establishment of a polling station. Later, on the warning of the RO, the school allowed to set up a polling station.