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the body of voters who elect a representative for their area

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Dr Dibeela said his focus would be on the construction of good road infrastructure, efficient water supply and employment creation in the constituency if elected to Parliament.
In another motion by Honourable Francis Adetunji of Oluyole constituency, the Assembly called on the Federal Ministry of Works to erect overhead pedestrian bridges and overhead lights along Lagos/Ibadan Expressway to ensure the safety of residents.
Accordingly, Jeevan Kumarathunga was appointed the Kasbeewa constituency organizer, Namal Suranga the Gampaha Ja-ela organizer, Lalith Tensil the Negambo constituency co-organizer, Ravindra Sri Suranga the Horana constituency organizer, Sugath Mathugamage the Beruwela constituency organizer, Saliya Gunasinghe the Kaluthara district organizer, H.
Patnaik has been representing Hinjili constituency for last four terms, defeating Congress, since 2000.
The final list of constituencies of the provincial assembly, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in respect of erstwhile FATA, specifying the areas included in each constituency on form 7.
After incorporation of ECP, the final list of constituencies has been published now in accordance with the provisions of section 21 of the Elections Act, 2017 read with rule 14 of the Election Rules, 2017.The final list of constituencies of the provincial assembly, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in respect of erstwhile FATA, specifying the areas included in each constituency on form 7.It said that for the purpose of the delimitation of constituencies of the Provincial Assembly in respect of 16 general seats allocated to the erstwhile FATA promulgated on 4th June, 2018, a delimitation committee was constituted on August 28, 2018, and also issued timelines for the said activity.
Constituency one: Hamad Al Kooheji (winner - 4,171 votes)
1st Constituency: Adel Abdulrahman Mohammed Ahmed Al Assoumi.
figure By CHARLES WANYORO class="MsoNormalMbeere North legislator Muriuki Njagagua has come up with a plan to stop his constituency from being scrapped: he will give every woman who gives birth Sh2,000 to increase the population.
However, the party could not win any single constituency from western and southern parts of the country in the general elections this year.
This article enters the discussion of parliamentary role orientations by addressing the prominence of constituency service work among the attitudes and behavior of Members of the Nova Scotia Legislative Assembly.
ISLAMABAD -- The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday said it has issued a notification of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan's victory for NA-131 Lahore constituency.
Under section 95(5) of the Elections Act, 2017, returning officers are to recount the ballot papers at one or more polling stations in a constituency if a contesting candidate requests so in writing and the margin of victory is less than 5pc of the total votes polled in the constituency, or 10,000, whichever is lesser.
It's interesting to note that the voter turnout in the constituency (NA-249) where PTI leader Faisal Vawda defeated PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif with a thin margin of 718 votes, could only obtain 10.6 percent of the total registered votes of the constituency.
PTI candidate Ali Muhammad has won election from National Assembly constituency NA-22 Mardan-III by securing 58,577 votes.