Pakistan: PPP to boycott Prez election
"Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) announced to boycott next week\'s presidential election to protest against the vote being brought forward without consultation," Pakistan based Geo News reported.
Addressing a press conference , PPP\'s presidential candidate and senior leader Raza Rabbani said: "We have been left with no alternative, but to boycott the election."
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on July 16 announced the country will hold its Presidential election on .
The Supreme Court this week changed the date to after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chairman Raja Zafarul Haq filed a petition and urged to change the date of the poll.