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a special election between regular elections

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Meanwhile, ECP has also appointed the District Returning Officer (DRO), Returning Officer (RO) and Assistant Returning Officers (AROs) for holding bye Election.
Commenting on bye election in NA149, Multan, Senator Pervez Rashid said that the margin of victory of Amir Dogar the independent candidate in Multan, who enjoyed support of PTI has been reduced as compared to General Election 2013.
The President congratulated Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani and his Son Abdul Qadir Gilani on historic electoral victory in the bye election in NA 151 Multan and said that the people have reposed great confidence in Pakistan Peoples Party and former Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani.
Imran Khan said that this trend of harassment of PTI workers and candidates has been going on since the General Elections and was seen most brazenly in bye elections held in Punjab where the PTI was clearly seen to be in a winning position - for instance in Khushab where not only was the time of the polling suddenly extended on election day, but police harassment and internment of PTI workers began a couple of days before the date of the bye election.
He said that in Khushab where not only was the time of the polling suddenly extended on election day, but police harassment and internment of PTI workers began a couple of days before the date of the bye election.
They are also required to adopt all appropriate measures permissible under the law and rules to curb commission of corrupt or illegal practices in any manner during the conduct of bye election.
ISLAMABAD -- Former prime minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani apprised President Asif Ali Zardari of the sentiments of the people of South Punjab about the proposed South Punjab Province and the bye election in NA 151 Multan.
Maulana Shujaul Mulk said that use of state machinery in the bye election cannot protect the ruling party from defeat in this bye-election.
ISLAMABAD, September 07, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Tuesday announced to hold bye election for the provincial constituency PP-120 (Sahiwal-I) on October 13.
PESHAWAR, July 01, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Training of Presiding Officers and Polling Staff for Tank bye election is scheduled to be held on 3rd and 4th July, 2010.
PESHAWAR, July 01, 2010 (Frontier Star): Training of Presiding Officers and Polling Staff for Tank bye election is scheduled to be held on 3rd and 4th July, 2010.
PESHAWAR, February 06, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Training of presiding officers and polling staff for conducting of bye Election in PF-75 Lakki Marwat-II concluded with all presiding officers and polling staff attended.
Peshawar, March 23, 2010 (Frontier Star): The Election Commission of Pakistan has finalized all arrangements for bye election in Constituency PF 65 DIKhan-II.
Peshawar, February 20, 2010 (Frontier Star): Nomination papers for bye election in PF 65 DIKhan -II scheduled to be held on 24th February, 2010 will be filed with Shamshad Khan, Returning Officer during office hours on 22nd and 23rd February, 2010.
ISLAMABAD, September 26, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Chairman Pakistan Tehreek Insaf (PTI) Imran khan has called the meeting of party central executive committee on October 04 for the alliance in the coming Bye election in NA 55 and NA 123.