The country’s polls authority has requested political parties to report their consolidated declaration of account for the economic year 2022-23—that ended on June 30 this year—ultra-modern by using August 29.
“The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) reminds all heads of political events in terms of segment 210 of the Election Act, 2017 read with segment 204 and rule 159 & one hundred sixty of the Election Rules that they are required to document…their consolidated statement of account,” study a declaration issued on Tuesday.
Section 210 of the Election Act, 2017 offers that a political party shall, in the sort of way as may be prescribed, publish to the ECP within 60 days from the near of a economic yr a consolidated announcement of its account.
This account audited by a chartered accountant on Farm-D shall include the birthday party’s annual profits and expenses, sources of its budget and belongings and liabilities.
The declaration submitted to the ECP shall accompany the document of a chartered accountant with regard to audit of accounts of the party and a certificate signed by an officer-bearer authorized through the celebration head.The record will nation that the birthday party has now not received any finances from any prohibited supply under the Election Act, 2017; that the announcement of account consists of an accurate photo of the monetary role of the party and that the information given is accurate.
It said the printed forms are to be had free of fee at the ECP secretariat in Islamabad as well as the offices of provincial election commissioners in Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan. “Form-D/Proforma of the source of finances are to be had on the ECP internet site.”
It said Form-D shall additionally accompany a legible reproduction of every of the bank statements of the birthday party for the duration from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023 along with a financial institution reconciliation assertion.
“The situation statement will be addressed to the ECP secretary [in Islamabad] and added through an office-bearer of the birthday party duly authorized with the aid of the birthday party head. Statements obtained via post, fax, courier offerings or another mode shall no longer be universal,” it added.