ISLAMABAD – For the primary time within the historical past of Pakistan, abroad Pakistanis will have the ability to vote within the elections on-line.
There are 7,419 abroad Pakistanis who've registered themselves with the ECP and can be voting within the October 14 by-elections.
There are round 600,000 abroad residents registered within the 36 constituencies the place by-elections are being held.
The ECP has despatched logins and passwords to their legitimate electronic mail addresses and on October 14, when polling begins in Pakistan at eight am, they are going to be despatched poll papers. They’ll have the ability to click on on the candidate they need to vote for.
If the system works, their poll papers can be mechanically transformed into Type 45. If it doesn’t work the ECP should manually convert it to a Type 47.