QUETTA - The submission of nomination forms in Quetta and other parts of Balochistan was completed, on Sunday.

According to reports, 861 nomination forms had been filed on 51 Provincial Assembly seats across the province, including Quetta while 277 for 14 National Assembly seats. About 48 women submitted nomination papers for National Assembly on women reserved seats while 107 on Provincial Assembly.

The prominent among candidates who submitted their forms on NA-260 Quetta-Chagai are PML-N’s Nawabzada Haji Lashkari Raisani, PPP’s Sardar Umer Gorgaij on NA- 259, Pakhtun Khawa Milli Awami Party (PKMAP)’s Mehmood Khan Achakzai, Hazara Democratic Party’s Abdul Khaliq Hazara, former Prime Minister, Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali, Mir Zahoor Khan Khosa, Nawabzada Shahzain Bugti of Jamhoori Watan Party  and Dr. Abdul Hayee Baloch of National Party have submitted their nomination forms on NA-266 Jaffarabad and Naseerabad.

Former Federal Education Minister Zubaida Jalal of PML-N, Syed Shah Baksh Shah of BNP- Awami, Dr. Abdul Ghafoor Baloch of BNP- Mengal, Dr Muhammad Ismail Buledi of JUI-F, Dr. Yaseen Baloch of National Party submitted their forms forms NA-272. Balochistan National Party Leader Sardar Akthar Mengal, Mir Shafiq-ur-Rehman Mengal, PML-N provincial chief Sardar Sanaullah Zehri and others submitted their nomination forms for NA-269.

On Provincial Assembly, former Chief Minister of Balochistan, Sardar Akthar Mengal and Aslam Gurghnari have submitted their forms on PB-35 Khuzdar, PML-Q leader, Sheikh Jaffar Khan Mandokhel, JUI-F Maulana Muhammad Khan Sherani and JUF- Ideological Maulana Asmatullah on PB-19 Zhob, former Deputy Chairman Senate Mir Jan Muhammad Jamali and Mir Saleem Ahmed Khan Khosa on PB 25 Jaffarabad–I while two sons of former Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Jamali, Mir Faridullah Khan Jamali and Mir Imran Khan Jamali on PB- 26 Jaffarabad-II.

Similarly, PPP provincial President, Mir Sadiq Umrani and PML-N’s Fateh Ali Khan Umrani submitted their form on PB-Naseerabad-I while Mir Muhammad Ameen Umrani for PB 29- Naserabad II.

PPP’s Provincial General Secretary Ayatullah Durrani, National Party’s Nawab Muhammad Khan Sahwani, PML-Q’s Asim Kurd Gailoo and son of former Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Aslam Raisani, Yadgar Raisani on PB-38 Mastung.