In pictures: General Elections 2018

July 25, 2018

Photo: Reuters

The general elections 2018 are underway in Pakistan. People from all walks of life are exercising the right to elect their representatives.

Here are some pictures from around the country.

President of PML-N Shahbaz Sharif casts his vote in Lahore. Photo: AFP

 

Imran Khan votes in the 2018 general elections. Photo: AFP

 

Electoral process in full swing at a polling station in Dera Ismail Khan. Photo: SAMAA TV

 

A presiding officer instructs a voter at a polling station in Rawalpindi. Photo: AFP

 

Women stand in a queue as they wait to cast their vote. Photo: AFP

 

Pakistani army soldiers stand guard at a polling station in Rawalpindi. Photo: AFP

 

Former army chief General (retd) awaits his turn to vote in the elections. 

 

People vote during the 2018 general elections. Photo: AFP

 

A woman votes in the 2018 elections at a polling station in Karachi. Photo: Reuters

There are 105, 955,407 registered voters in the country who will be voting for candidates for 849 seats in the national and provincial assemblies. The army will be providing security at polling stations and 370,000 military personnel have been deployed.

Follow the live updates of the 2018 general elections.