bye-election


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a special election between regular elections

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According to the 'commentary of the count' issued by Provincial Election Commissioner Punjab/ Returning Officer Senate bye-election, Dr Asad Ashraf had grabbed 298 votes while Zarqa Suharwardy Taimur got 38 votes.
Accordingly, the election campaign for bye-election in the said constituency will come to an end
The bye-election is scheduled to be held on Feb 12.
On the other hand, ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has already named Rita Sahu, wife of late Congress MLA, as its candidate for the bye-election.
He said that is when they would be able to hold primary elections and other processes necessary for them to have a sound and well-structured bye-election.
In a statement issued by PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja on Tuesday, the party also alerted that the All Progressive Congress (APC) has perfected plans to rig the forthcoming House of Representative bye-election in Katsina state.
It said the election campaign for bye-election in constituency will come to end with effect from the midnight falling between the January 7 to January 8, 2018.
for Montserrado County District #13 Saah Joseph says he will avail himself at an upcoming CDC Plenary in which the party will decide who it will support for the senatorial bye-election.
He adopted that this writ petition against holding of bye-election in NA-154 (Lodhran-1) primarily seeks to prevent unnecessary expenditure thereon.
The candidates hailed the efforts of ECP in the use the EVM in the ensuing Bye-Election in NA-4 Peshawar-IV.
The Election Commission has considered the above reports of the Chief Electoral Officer and the Chief Secretary, Arunachal Pradesh and also reviewed all relevant factors viz; prevailing weather conditions, transportation of polling parties and election material, maintenance of polling stations and participation of all stake holders in the said Bye-Election including political parties, aspiring candidates and electors and is convinced that under the prevailing weather conditions, it is not possible to hold the Bye-Election from the said Assembly Constituency as per the Schedule fixed vide notification dated 5th July, 2017.
Similarly, schedule for bye-elections was issued in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on 10th June, 2016 as per the relevant clauses of the Local Governments Acts of the provinces concerned.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister of State for Maritime Chaudhry Jaffar Iqbal has said people had rejected the politics of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and the results of NA-154 bye-election was a proof of that.
Summary: Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], October 24 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) in a press note on Tuesday said it has decided to hold a bye-election to the Council of States from Rajasthan to fill the vacancy after the resignation of sitting member, M.
ISLAMABAD -- Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Friday said that it would use biometric verification machines on experimental basis in bye-election of NA-120 Lahore scheduled to be held on September 17.