Govt to formally announce Bhagwan Das as CEC
10 March, 2014
ISLAMABAD: Government has announced that it would be formally appointing a regular chief election Commissioner (CEC), after both government and opposition agreed on the name of Justice (Retd) Bhagwan Das as the new CEC.
Sources have said that finance minister Ishaq Dar, following the instructions of Prime Minister had contacted opposition leader Khurshid Shah, with whom a consensus was reached over Bhagwan Das as CEC.
Both have also agreed in Friday meeting to amend the impeding FPSC (Federal Public services Commission) regulations to carry out the decision.