Saad Rafique challenges victory of Imran Khan in Lahore's NA-131

Saad Rafique challenges victory of Imran Khan in Lahore's NA-131

Lahore (Staff Report): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Khawaja Saad Rafique on Friday challenged the results of NA-131 constituency of Lahore where he was defeated by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan.


Rejecting the polls results, Khawaja Saad Rafique has submitted an application to Returning Officer.

The PML-N heavyweight has requested the RO for recounting of the votes. He alleged that the presiding officer in the constituency intentionally rejected hundreds of valid votes.

According to official results released by the Election Commission of Pakistan, Imran Khan defeated Khawaja Saad Rafique in NA-131 after bagging 84,313 votes whereas Khawaja Saad obtained 83,633 votes.