LAHORE  : Candidates of the local government elections on Monday continued filing their nomination papers to the returning officers. The process of filing nomination papers is underway in Punjab and the candidates can submit their forms until December 27. After completing the scrutiny process, a final list of the candidates would be displayed on January 13, 2014. According to the Election Commission of Pakistan, the offices of DROs and ROs will remain open even on December 24 and 25 for electoral proceedings.

As per the schedule, the nomination papers are being accepted from December 22 to 27 for the LG polls in Punjab.