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a special election between regular elections

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The by-elections were necessitated after the resignations of Surendra Singh Nagar and Sanjay Seth from the Rajya Sabha and the Samajwadi Party.
'We will have a meeting of the National Executive Committee next week to discuss those four by-elections and also find the best way to identify our candidate for the Kibra seat,' he said.
Haleem Adil Sheikh's lawyer Shahid Gondal during the hearings told the commission that his client did not violate the code of conduct of elections during the by-elections in Ghotki NA-205.He claimed that Pakistan People's Party (PPP) was involved in rigging in recently held by-elections and the commission did not take notice on their plea, he said
According to media reports Chief Minister of Sindh Murad Ali Shah congratulated the successful candidate of Pakistan People Party (PPP) Muhammad Baksh in Ghotki by-elections saying the victory is recognition of the services of PPP for the people, he stated.
Jerome George Korkoya discloses the board of commissioners were beaming with smiles after receiving news that the remaining US$1 million has been made available for the two by-elections in Montserrado, but their joy was short-lived when the Comptroller General of Liberia, Mr.
In the press release, ISIE stresses that the accreditation cards for representatives of the candidate lists granted during the municipal elections of May 6, 2018 are valid for the observation of the 2019 municipal by-elections in the municipalities of Sers, Laayoun and Thibar.
class="MsoNormalThis was the first time Mr Odinga was commenting on the outcome of Friday's by-elections that has emboldened his critics including, Deputy President William Ruto, who claimed it portrayed his dwindling fortunes and was a sign of things to come in the 2022 vote.
Justice Abdulsalam Al-Buaijan, chief of the committee supervising the by-elections in the 2nd constituency, said Al-Mulla gained 4,657 votes, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.
The meeting was informed that the security plane for by-elections has been finalized, police and army jointly perform duty at all polling stations.
The ECP had issued passwords to 7, 364 overseas voters to use it for i-voting process for the by-elections. It should be noted that only 7, 419 expatriates out of the total 632, 000 registered to avail the facility offered to them for the first time in the country's electoral history.
PESHAWAR -- The by-elections for more than 138 vacant seats of the three-tier local government system were peacefully held on Sunday in different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
In a rare move, two legislative by-elections originally scheduled for Saturday January 26 will be postponed to the following day to avoid interference with examinations, the Central Election Commission (CEC) announced Tuesday.
MUZAFFARGARH: A woman contesting the by-elections in Muzaffargarh for a seat in the provincial assembly defeated her own son, who was independently contesting for the same seat.
LAHORE -- Every effort would be made to ensure fair and impartial by-elections. Celebratory gunfire would not be tolerated at any cost and those found guilty of such activity would be punished according to the law.
Summary: First time in the country's history that overseas Pakistanis are also voting in by-elections