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Synonyms for by-election

a special election between regular elections


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HYDERABAD -- The Secretary General Grand Democratic Alliances Ayaz Latif Palijo has said that Sindh Chief Minister Sayed Murad Ali Shah along with his cabinet members was busy in pre-poll rigging in NA-205 (Ghotki) bye elections to be held on July 18.
Proper care should be taken of the transportation of the male and female staff of the bye election in these constituencies.
HYDERABAD -- The bye elections on different vacated seats of Municipal Corporation and District Council of Hyderabad will be held on December 23, 2018 under supervision of the Election Commission of Pakistan.
In the previous bye election P M L (N) candidate won the Chakwal Seat.
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.
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 -- Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Wednesday issued code of conduct for political parties and candidates for bye election in constituency NA-120 Lahore-III.
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.
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.
However, the responsibility of the conduct of bye election will remain with the Election Commission and that of law order with police, it added.
In Karachi the bye election will be held in one National Assembly (NA- 254) and two provincial assembly constituencies (PS-95 & PS-103).
The PTI had emerged as the single largest and famous party of the country whose candidates had clinched seats in the bye elections, he said talking to a private news channel.
Rawalpindi -- Rawalpindi police has evolved a security plan for the upcoming bye elections that are going to be held on 14th October in which some 4,000 police personnel would perform duty.
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.
clinched three seats in the total eight district council wards LG bye elections followed by Jumaat e Ulema Fazl two and one each by Jumaat e Islami, ANP and independent.