EC decides not to use RTS in general election in two provinces

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ISLAMABAD: Election Commission (EC) has decided not to use Result Transmission System (RTS) in general election in Punjab and KP.

According to sources decision has been taken to hold general election in two provinces through Result Management System (RMS) which was used in general election 2018.

Election commission has awarded contract of million of rupees for modifying RMS. Company will hand over the RMS to EC within two months after modifying it.

EC sources said new modified RMS will not be used in any election without experimenting it in by polls. The general election in the two provinces will be held on old RMS.

The EC has decided to make rehearsal of old RMS before general election. One day mock exercise will be done regarding old RMS before general election.