ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz emerged the largest political party in general polls with 117 NA seats while PPP and PTI remained the second and third position respectively.
The masses finally gave their judgment by thronging to the polling stations in a huge historic number to extend their obligation for success of democratic process in the country.
According to the unofficial results the PML-N is leading the polls while the PPP is second and PTI is in third largest parties. Awami National Party could not win even a single seat from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
The people of Pakistan finally played their due role in the democratic process.
The election commission stated that the turn out ration touched the highest score in the history of the country with 62 to 70 percent turn-out.
The over all law and order situation in the country remained peaceful on the polling day, though, as many as 20 persons were killed in election related violence in different parts of Karachi and Balochistan province.
Media reported that the polling was halted on at least 43 polling stations in Karachi, PTI would possibly form its government in Khyber Pakhtunkhawa province, as it’s the only political party which is clearly leading in the election race.
In Balochistan province, candidates from different political parties are on the run, which would probably result in forming a collation government in the province, however its still unpredictable to be said that which party would be the major party in the government.
The President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, Muhammad Nawaz Nawaz Sharif, thanking the masses for expressing confidence in his party and leadership in the general elections, pledged to fulfill all the promises he made during the election campaign.
Addressing a gathering in Lahore on Saturday night ‚ he said every possible effort would be made to steer the country out of the crisis and make it a peaceful and prosperous country.
He said: “It is our desire to get absolute majority in the National Assembly so that we should not have to beg votes for formation of coalition government as coalition governments could not deliver properly
Mian Nawaz Sharif said after resuming the office of the Prime Minister‚ he will convene a meeting of all political parties to get solid proposals to resolve the issues of poverty‚ price hike‚ load-shedding‚ unemployment and other problems being faced by the country.
PML-N chief said his party after assuming power will work with full zeal and vigor for making a new Pakistan which is stronger and prosperous. He announced that each promise made with the youth will be fulfilled to bring them in mainstream with full power.
He said: “We will make every effort to please Almighty Allah with our deeds and practical work which will ultimately result in pleasing the people of Pakistan.
He announced to forgive all those who abused him and his family during the election campaign and made a solemn pledge with the nation that his party will go to any extent to make Pakistan a real progress Islamic Welfare State.