By: Abdul Maqsood Azizi , Date:05/11/2018
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office in central Logar province has not paid salaries to its contractual employees for three months. The contractors say they daily visit... Read More
By: Abdul Maqsood Azizi , Date:30/10/2018
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Independent Election Commission (IEC) officials in central Logar province on Tuesday said ballot boxes were stuffed for some specific candidates on the Election Day in the province. IEC head f... Read More
By: Abdul Maqsood Azizi , Date:20/10/2018
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office in central Logar province on Saturday said election materials were yet to reach four polling stations in the province. Abdul Rahman... Read More

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PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office in central Logar province has not paid salaries to its contractual employees for three months.
The contractors say they daily visit the IEC regional office in Pul-i-Alam, the provincial capital, but armed guards at the gate do not allow them to meet with the authorities concerned.

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Independent Election Commission (IEC) officials in central Logar province on Tuesday said ballot boxes were stuffed for some specific candidates on the Election Day in the province.
IEC head for Logar province, Abdul Rahman Mohabbat, told Pajhwok Afghan News that some Wolesi Jirga election candidates continued to interfere in their affairs and trying to get their fraudulent votes counted as genuine.

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office in central Logar province on Saturday said election materials were yet to reach four polling stations in the province.
Abdul Rahman Muhabat, IEC head for Logar, said due to some issues, elections materials could not reach Barki Rajan area of Barak-i-Barak district, Maulana Yaqoob area of Charkh district and Dobandi area of Khoshi district.

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Above half of the polling stations in central Logar province face security threats, the Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office said on Tuesday.
Abdul Rahman Muhabat, IEC head for Logar, told Pajhwok Afghan News there should be 82 polling stations in Logar but their number was to 34 due to insecurity.
According to his information, among every 34 polling stations, ten were under middle and eight under high security threats.

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Some members of the provincial council accuse the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum of allowing a company to illegally extract chromites in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province.
Chromite is an iron chromium oxide. It is an oxide mineral belong to spinal group. The two main products of chromite refining are ferrochromium and metallic chromium; for those products the ore smelter process differs considerably. The chromite could be used for making steal, bullets, bullet-proof vehicles and vest coats.

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