Gathering held at German Consulate in connection with national polls

KARACHI: On the occasion of the German General Election 2017, the Consul General of Germany in Karachi on Sunday hosted a gathering.

An official of the Consulate said that the guests were apprised of the salient features of the German election system.

Guests from various walks of life as well as representatives of the German companies based in the metropolis attended the gathering.

Polls opened in Germany on Sunday to elect members of the 19th Bundestag.

In the election, the Chancellor Angela Merkel, leader of the Christian Democratic Union, is seeking the fourth term.