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a special election between regular elections

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This first phase of the bye-election activities in all the three constituencies have been completed upto the satisfaction of the ECP.
But, Imran Khan, who had been elected to the National Assembly from multiple constituencies in 2013, has reportedly nominated a party member to run in the Lahore bye-election.
He directed the MQM leaders to make sure that situation remains under control during the campaigning of bye-elections of NA-246.
The bye-elections results need to be analyzed with respect to the following questions.
This will be the subject of a court case in October if the Government again votes down the bye-elections.
Jeyaretnam entered politics in 1971 by joining the Workers' Party and won the 1981 bye-election to become the first opposition member of parliament in 15 years.
LAHORE -- The Secretary Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), Babar Yaqoob Fateh Mohammad presided over a meeting on Friday regarding the preparations of Bye-Election and Local Government Elections in Punjab-2015 at Provincial Election Commissioner Office, Punjab.
It has been decided by all in one voice that we will work hard and we will ensure that the Samajwadi Party will win all seats in the bye-elections of the assembly," Azam Khan said.
Summary: Ahmedabad: Counting for two Lok Sabha and four state Assembly seats where bye-elections were held .
Bye-elections will help fill the void made by the resignations.
Lahore -- Pakistan Muslim League (PML) senior central leader and former Deputy Prime Minister Ch Parvez Elahi has said that all four members of the Election Commission have lost the trust, till they resign elections will not be transparent as such our party will not take part in the bye-election whereas other political parties should also boycott the bye-elections.
In Bihar, besides 7 Lok Sabha seats, polling is also underway for bye-elections of two assembly constituencies - Baisi and Kochadhaman.
Meanwhile' Pakistan Army troops have been deployed all over Sindh in the constituencies where bye-elections will be held on Tuesday.
He said that people have always expressed their confidence in Nawaz Sharif in bye-elections as Nawaz Sharif is the only leader who has the vision of resolving national problems.
ISLAMABAD -- The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has updated and activated mobile Small Messaging Service (SMS) facility for confirming polling station details where bye-elections are to be held on 22nd August.