Iram Abbasi
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Rural Balochistan voters 'fearful' over Pakistan vote

Pakistani ex-PM Nawaz Sharif has been holding talks with party colleagues on forming a government, after claiming victory in parliamentary elections.

The poll was generally seen as having passed off successfully, but violence on Saturday claimed at least 24 lives.

One of the more difficult places to stage the elections in Pakistan was in the southwest province of Balochistan.

The BBC's Iram Abbasi reports.

  • 12 May 2013
  • From the section Asia
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