LAHORE, Sept 15: Final lists of candidates for 13 National Assembly and 25 Punjab Assembly seats from Lahore were issued here on Sunday.
Election symbols were also allotted to those approved to contest the elections as independent candidates. The symbols to the political parties had already been issued by the election commission.
The lists were issued by the returning officers concerned, indicating that 114 candidates would contest election to the National Assembly and 298 to the Punjab Assembly seats. Half of the candidates belonged to various national political parties and the remaining were contesting as independent candidates.
The PML-Q has fielded candidates in every national and provincial assembly constituency.
A large number of lawyers are contesting the election. Most of them are independent candidates while the rest are in the run from the platform of the Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaaf.
Three candidates are contesting for the National Assembly seats from the platform of their parties while for provincial assembly seats they will contest as independents.
They are PML-N’s Khwaja Saad Rafique, PML-Q’s Haroon Akhtar Khan and Jamaat-i-Islami’s Hafiz Salman Butt.
Mr Butt is holding a PML-N ticket for the National Assembly seat.
Following are the constituencies and the final candidates:
NA-118):Chaudhry Abdul Qadir (PPP), Hafiz Salman Butt (PML-N), Mian Muhammad Azhar (PML-QA), Hafiz Abdul Wadood Shahid (MMA), Iqbal Mahmood Awan (PAT), Inamullah Khan, Muhammad Javed Awan, Mian Rafi Khawar and Noor Alam Qureshi.
NA-119:Jehangir Badar (PPP), Khwaja Saad Rafique (PML-N), Mian Abdul Sattar (PML-QA), Mian Zahid Anwar (PTI), Ahmad Tariq Rana (PAT), Hafiz Salman Butt, Khwaja Tahir Zia, Dr Asad Ashraf, Dr Anwar Sajjad, Tariq Mahmood Chughtai Advocate, Amir Ayub and Malik Hamid Sarfraz.
NA-120:Altaf Ahmad Qureshi (PPP), Muhammad Pervez Malik (PML-N) and Mian Muhammad Ashraf (PML-QA), Hafiz Salman Butt, Sheikh Iffatullah, Abdul Rashid Bhatti, Abdul Sattar, Mirza Ehtesham Yousaf Baig, Mian Sameer Attaullah and Nawab Ambar Shehzada.
NA-121:Aurangzeb Shafi Barqi (PPP), Mian Muhammad Jehangir (PML-QA), Farid Ahmad Paracha (MMA), Faiz Rahim Khan (PML-Z), Chaudhry Ishtiaq Ahmad Minhas, Hassan Minhas Qadri, Rana Mashood Ahmad Khan, Rubina Shaheen, Syed Zaeem Hussain Qadri and Aamir Saleem Bhatti.
NA-122:Chaudhry Ghulam Qadir (PPP), Sardar Ayaz Sadiq (PML-N), Muhammad Amin Chaudhry (PML-QA), Imran Khan (PTI), Rana Zafarullah Khan (PAT), Engineer Saleemullah Khan (JUP), Asad Bashir Kamboh, Chaudhry Muhammad Ali, Mian Asadullah, Haroon Akhtar Khan and Humayun Akhtar Khan.
NA-123:Tariq Waheed Butt (PPP), Makhdoom Javed Hashmi (PML-N), Mian Abdul Waheed (PML-QA), Haji Saeed Arine (PTI), Ahsan Shiekh (Millat Party), Engineer Saleemullah Khan (JUP), Mujtaba Shujaur Rehman and Mian Ahmad Mairaj.
NA-124:Aitzaz Ahsan (PPP), Khurram Rohail Asghar (PML-QA), Tahir Mahmood Chaudhry (PTI), Allama Muhammad Abid Jalali (MMA), Begum Rukhsana Shakeel Ahmad, Mian Abdul Waheed and Farooq Tariq.
NA-125:Muhammad Naveed Chaudhry (PPP), Humayun Akhtar Khan (PML-QA) and Naveed Gulzar.
NA-126:Fakhar Zaman (PPP), Tariq Badaruddin Banday (PML-QA), Liaquat Baloch (MMA), Dr Shahid Siddique (PTI), Syed Ahmad Saeed Kirmani (PML-J), Pervez Saleh (Millat Party), Allam Zubairi Ahmad Zaheer, Muhammad Illyas, Muhammad Duryab Yousaf Qureshi and Faisal Naseer Khan.
NA-127:Prof Mian Ejazul Hassan (PPP), Chaudhry Naseer Ahmad Bhutta (PML-N), Abdul Aleem Khan (PML-Qa), Dr Usman Malik (PTI), Qari Muhammad Zawwar Bahadur (MMA), Dr Tahirul Qadri (PAT) and Duryab Yousaf Qureshi.
NA-128:Advocate Malik Zaheer Abbas (PPP), Sardar Kamil Umar (PML-N), Wazir Ali Bhatti (PML-QA), Dr Abdul Wahab Khan (PTI), Muhammad Yasir Ghufran and Malik Jehangir Hussain Bara.
NA-129:Dr Zahid Akram Nat (PPP), Sardar Arif Rasheed (PML-N), Habibullah Warriach (PML-QA), Advocate Rab Nawaz Khan (PTI), Tanvir Azam Sandhu, Tariq Shabbir and Muhammad Ashraf Asim.
NA-130:Samina Khalid Ghurki (PPP), Ejaz Ahmad Dayal (PML-QA), Khadim Husain Bhatti Advocate (PTI) and Waqar Nadeem Warriach (MMA).
PP-137:Samiullah Khan (PPP), Rana Muhammad Iqbal Khan (PML-N), Chaudhry Muhammad Irshad (PML-QA), Mian Abdul Rehman (MMA), Hafeezur Rehman (PAT), Iqbal Khurshid Mughal, Chaudhry Rahat Mahmood Mughal, Chaudhry Wahad Ahmad, Sohail Malik, Muhammad Safdar Malik Sheikh and Malik Muhammad Arshad.
PP-138:Zafar Azeem Bhatti (PPP), Dr Asad Ashraf (PML-N), Chaudhry Muhammad Arif (PML-QA), Advocate Muhammad Bilal (PTI), Mian Junaid Razzaq (PAT), Inamullah Khan, Dr Malik Muhammad Tariq, Safdar Mahmood Jat, Muhammad Shahzad Malik, Modeer Ahmad Khan, Malik Muhammad Yaqoob and Mian Muhammad Rafi. PP-139:Chaudhry Muhammad Asghar (PPP), Bilal Yasin (PML-N), Zahid Umar Qadri (PML-QA), Ghulam Akhtar Khan Sial (PAT), Haji Ghulam Ahmad Khan, Hafiz Salman Butt, Sheikh Iffatullah, Muhammad Tariq and Malik Muhammad Saeed.
PP-140:Syed Umar Sharif Bukhari (PPP), Muhammad Ajasam Sharif (PML-N), Abdul Rehman Lodhi (PML-QA), Abdul Sattar Ghazi (MMA), Haji Muzaffar Hussain Butt (Millat Party), Azhar Latif Khan, Advocate Chaudhry Riaz Akhtar, Hafiz Salman Butt, Dr Sajjad Anwar, Dr Mian Rehan Mahmood, Shafqat Rana, Majid Zaheer, Mian Sameer Ataullah, Mian Muhammad Saleem Ishaq and Yasmin Saeed.
PP-141:Mian Liaquat Ali (PPP), Mujtaba Shujar Rehman (PML-N), Khwaja Mansoor Hussain (PML-QA), Malik Nasir Ahmad Nizami (MMA), Syed Munawwar Hussain (PAT), Iqbal Ahmad Chaudhry, Hafiz Muhammad Shahid Razi, Hafiz Muhammad Umair, Hanif Aslam Chohan, Khwaja Saad Rafique, Dr Azam Mohauddin, Shahid Mahmood Chaudhry, Sheikh Muhammad Bashir, Zafar ullah Khan, Ishrat Ali, Qaisar hanif, Muhammad Munib Sheikh, Muhammad Nadeem Chaudhry and Waqas Ahmad Butt.
PP-142:Jehangir Badar (PPP), Khwaja Saad Rafique (PML-N), Khwaja Raheel Rasheed (PML-QA), Muhammad Imtiaz (PTI), Begum Shamim Khan (PAT), Ejaz Anwar Mir (Millat Party), Rai Abdul Basit (PML-Z), Tanvir Ahmad Hashmi, Khwaja Salman RAfique, Khwaja Salman Mahmood, Khawaja Najeeb Ullah Rathore, Dr Asad Ashraf, Rubina Shaheen, Kamal Barakullah, Muhammad Iftikhar Hussain, Muhammad Zaheer Malik, Malik Hamid Sarfraz and Naseer Hussain Dar.