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a special election between regular elections

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Apart from the two seats, bye-elections will be held to a seat vacated by the election of Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to Lok Sabha and three seats in Odisha rendered vacant by the election of A Samanta and PK Deb to Lok Sabha and Odisha Assembly, respectively.
According to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Manserha sources, the bye-elections for PK-30 Balakot would be held on 26th February where five candidates including the major contestant of PTI and PML-N would contest election.
Barring any last minute hitches, the Electoral Commission will, tomorrow, Thursday January 31, 2019, organise a bye-election in the Ayawaso Wuogon Constituency in the Greater Accra Region to elect a new Member of Parliament (MP) to replace the late Emmanuel Kyerematen Agyarko.
After disqualification of PMLN member KP assembly Mian Zia ur Rehman on fake degree charges the runner-up of 2018 general election Ahmed Shah and his family joined PTI and got ticket for the bye-elections in PK-30.
The provincial Election Commission for 8th local government bye-elections arranged all kinds of facilities for voters and polling staff.
He was also reportedly not awarded the party's ticket to contest bye-elections scheduled to be held today.
He said that as many as 7,364 eligible I-voters were given voters' passes for bye-elections.
He said the ECP's passes for I-voters will be valid for stipulated time for overseas Pakistanis to avail the opportunity and cast their vote in bye-elections.
Meanwhile, he said Ralekgetho ward and Mochudi East bye elections had to happen in 90 days, adding that for the council bye-election they were currently waiting for the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development to give them a date.
The bye-elections results need to be analyzed with respect to the following questions.
Summary: Ahmedabad: Counting for two Lok Sabha and four state Assembly seats where bye-elections were held ...
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Apr 28 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday announced its two candidates -- Subhash Rathod and Kusumavathi Shivalli for bye-elections to Karnataka Legislative Assembly.
After the announcement of Local Government bye-elections schedule, many DC's of Hazara division including Syed Fayaz Ali Shah were transferred to other districts.
ISLAMABAD:Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Saturday established a control room for assistance of overseas Pakistani voters for bye-elections to be held on Sunday in 35 constituencies.
While, ECP established a control room for assistance of overseas Pakistani voters for bye-elections to be held on Sunday in 35 constituencies.