Election Commission of Pakistan Bids Farewell to the Outgoing Commission for Environmental Cooperation

Islamabad: Upon completion of three years tenure, a farewell party was bidden to the outgoing Honourable Chief Election Commissioner Mr. justice (R) Hamid Ali Mirza. The Honourable CEC took oath as CEC on 24th March 2009 and is going to retire on 23rd March 2012.

Mr. Ishtiak Ahmad Khan, Secretary Election Commission of Pakistan, honoured the CEC era to be successful one which he completed with so many achievements, dignity and termed his tenure to be a golden era for ECP.

Mr. Muhammad Afzal Khan, Director General, praised the achievements made in the last three years and mentioned the remarkable contribution like the introduction of first-ever Strategic Plan-2010-14, preparation of Computerised Electoral Rolls, several consultative meetings with the Stakeholders- Political Parties, Civil Society Organizations etc., laying of the foundation stone of Federal Election Academy, the conduction of a very successful conference of Chief Election Commissioners of SAARC countries, finalization of electronic Voting Machines, increasing of manpower of ECP and so many other initiatives.

The CEC thanked all the officials and staff over their overwhelming cooperation due to which all the achievements were made possible.

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