LAHORE – The Jamaat-e-Islami on Tuesday urged its candidates to submit their nomination papers for the forthcoming general elections.

More than 100 and 200 JI candidates will submit their nomination papers for the National Assembly and Punjab Assembly respectively.

According to party sources, JI General Secretary Liaqat Baloch will submit his nomination papers for the NA 126 while Mian Maqsood for NA 118, Amirul Azeem for NA 122 and PP 127, Hafiz Salman Butt for NA 120, Fareed Paracha for NA 122. Dr Waseem will contest election from Bahawalpur, Farhan Shaukat Hanjra from Narangmandi, Zafar Jamal Baloch from Chinot and Arshad Bagoo will contest election from Sialkot.