ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission is an independent and constitutional institution and is not answerable to any political party.

This was said by the EC while giving replies to the questions raised by Imran Khan PTI chief in his letter addressed to it.

The letter has been written by secretary EC. As per context of the letter, no allegation of rigging has been proved against the election commission as per the Judicial commission inquiry report. The EC had held elections in 2013 by exercising its constitutional right, therefore, Imran Khan or any other party is not entitled to seek explanation from EC.

As per the Judicial Commission’s report, the EC is introducing reforms and it is not mentioned anywhere in the report that EC has committed rigging.