ISLAMABAD: A candidate of ruling PML -N has demanded to depute Rangers for NA-19 Haripur by-polls.

In a letter written to the Election Commission of Pakistan, PML-N candidate Babar Nawaz has demanded to conduct the by-polls under the security cover of Rangers to ensure peaceful and transparent elections.

In the letter, the PML-N candidate has expressed his reservation that there was a chance of rigging in the by-polls and a serious law and order situation could arise if elections were not held smoothly.