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a special election between regular elections

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In the previous bye election P M L (N) candidate won the Chakwal Seat.
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.
He said that another success of PML-N in bye election reflects the confidence of the people in party policies and success of politics of public service.
No transfers or postings of the civil servants will be made after the issuance of schedule of bye election till the completion.
Meanwhile, ECP has also appointed the District Returning Officer (DRO), Returning Officer (RO) and Assistant Returning Officers (AROs) for holding bye Election.
The code of conduct clearly bars prime minister, chief minister, federal ministers, state ministers, advisors to the president and prime minister, provincial ministers, advisors to the chief minister, members of the National and Provincial Assemblies or any persons on their behalf shall not visit the constituency or a polling station after the issuance of schedule of bye election till completion of poll, he added.
Maulana Shujaul Mulk said that use of state machinery in the bye election cannot protect the ruling party from defeat in this bye-election.
KARACHI -- The Election Commission of Pakistan has postpone the bye election in constituency no PS-14 Jacobabad-II, with immediate effect.
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.
Meanwhile, the ECP has appointed the District Returning Officer (DRO), Returning Officer (RO) and Assistant Returning Officer (AROs) for holding Jacobabad bye Election.
Peshawar, March 23, 2010 (Frontier Star): The Election Commission of Pakistan has finalized all arrangements for bye election in Constituency PF 65 DIKhan-II.
Meanwhile, the ECP has also appointed the District Returning Officer (DRO), Returning Officer (RO) and Assistant Returning Officers (AROs) for holding bye Election.
ISLAMABAD, September 26, 2009 (Frontier Star): 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.
On this occasion, the chairman Pakistan Aman Party Haji Mohammad Gulzar Awan said that PML N was playing with the emotions and sentiments of the people of NA 55 who had bestowed their confidence twice in it and now they were halting the way of bye election of this un-fortune constituency.
However, the responsibility of the conduct of bye election will remain with the Election Commission and that of law order with police, it added.