KARACHI: Geo TV Thursday launched its live transmission from Election Headquarters set up with a prime objective to bring comprehensive coverage of Pakistan’s historic and largest elections to the viewers, as the nation heads to make a democratic transition for the very first time in its 65-year long history.
The Headquarter was inaugurated with Allama Iqbal’s famous Dua (Lab Pe Aati hai Dua Ban Kay Tamanna Meri) with Pakistan’s top journalists Kamran Khan, Hamir Mir, Salim Khan Safi, Iftikhar Ahmed, Sohail Waraich and others attending the colorful ceremony.
Kamran Khan told viewers that Geo would provide them with impartial analysis during the election process. Hamid Mir introduced the core team of the Geo Election Headquarters.
The programs aired from Geo TV’s Election Headquarters will provide 360-degree coverage of events as Pakistan decides on May 11.
From basics of election process to providing in-depth analysis on district and city-wise position of individual candidates, party manifestos and all-encompassing overview of party positions, the programs will bring all the nitty-gritty of the ballot exercise to its viewers across Pakistan and all over the world.
One of the main objectives of the Geo’s effort is to equip the voters with all the relevant knowledge to help them zero in on candidates of their choice on election day.