ISLAMABAD: An important meeting of the Election Commission chaired by the Chief Election Commissioner was held to review the letter of the Ministry of Science and Technology in which it was decided that a pilot project of EVMs would be carried out before the local body elections.
A meeting of the Election Commission was held under the chairmanship of the Chief Election Commissioner. The letter of the Ministry of Science was considered in the meeting. It was informed in the briefing that the Ministry of Science and Technology has sought time frame and features for providing 3900 electronic voting machines.
According to sources, the Election Commission has decided to write another letter to the Ministry of Science. The Election Commission has decided that a pilot project of EVMs will be carried out before the local body elections.