ISLAMABAD: The training workshop of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) officials for the next General Elections in 2018 has started in Islamabad.

While speaking at the inauguration ceremony of training workshop on Tuesday in Islamabad, Secretary ECP Babar Yaqoob Fateh Mohammad said that use of Bio-metric machines in election 2018 would become possible after a series of successful experiments.

He warned that no negligence would be tolerated in the polls 2018.

He announced that training of new ECP officials has started while during the second phase 28 ECP officials from various provinces would be given 5-week training.