Unofficial results continue to stream in for 20 Punjab by-elections, with PTI leading. PTI leads in 16 of 20 constituencies, PML-N in 3 and an independent in 1.
Unofficial results from all of Multan’s polling stations suggest PTI’s Makhdoom Zain Hussain Qureshi defeated PML N’s Muhammad Salman in PP-217.
Qureshi won 46,963 votes to Salman’s 40,104. Sardar Mohd Saif ud Din Khosa received 58,885 votes to win Abdul Qadir Khan’s 32,907.
In PP-202 Sahiwal VII, retired Maj Muhammad Ghulam Sarwar beat PML-Malik N’s Nauman Ahmed Langriyal with 61,989 votes.
Malik Hassan Aslam Khan won PP-83 Khushab II with 48,475 votes over independent Muhammad Asif Malik’s 41,752.