Radio Pakistan reported that, the president of Pakistan Mamnon Hussain has approved a summary on Saturday on the subject of the proposal of general elections to be held on July 25, 2018, sent by the Election commission of Pakistan.

Voting for provincial and the national assembly also will be held on the same date according to the approved summary.  The present have the power to proclaim the elections date with the discussion of the ECP, under Section 57 (1) of the Elections Act.  The present national and the Punjab Assemblies will end on May 31 while Baluchistan and KPK assemblies are going to complete their terms on May 28, 2018 and according to law, general elections must be held within 60 days after the termination of present assemblies.