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the body of voters who elect a representative for their area

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Name, Constituency - George Kynoch, Kincardine,Deeside
Ghulam Ahmed Bilour of the Awami National Party (ANP) objected to the ECP's decision to re-number the constituencies, and asked why his Peshawar constituency had been changed from NA-1 to NA-31.
MPs have protested against delay in disbursing national Constituency Development Fund cash seven months since they took office.
In Punjab, the constituency of National and Provincial Assembly would begin from Attock.
Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) over the weekend held its primary elections dubbed 'Bulela Ditswe' in all 10 opposition -held constituency except eight which were unopposed.
Summary: Mandalgarh (Rajasthan) [India], Jan 7 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday released the names for the upcoming by-elections to the Parliamentary constituency and Legislative Assembly Constituency of Rajasthan and West Bengal.
The first candidate to quit DPT is the former information and communications minister and DPT's candidate from Shompangkha constituency in Sarpang in 2013 elections, Nandalal Rai, who will join the People's Democratic Party (PDP) for the upcoming elections in 2018.
According to the latest census, each seat of National Assembly should be based on a constituency with a population of 7,91, 000 people while each seat of provincial assembly should be based on a population of more than 3,00,000 people.
When RPP Democratic leader Bikram Pandey strongly challenged Maoist Center chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda in Chitwan electoral constituency No 3, Prachanda cancelled his visits in other districts and concentrated for strengthening his front within his constituency.
These are Dhunda and Manpar booths in Jam Jodhpur assembly constituency, Bandharda and Gangda in Una constituency, Chorwad in Nizar constituency and Chanod colony, Chanod in Umargaon constituency, both the latter are Scheduled Tribe (ST) constituencies.
Mr Mahmood said he had worked with police and others to cut gang crime in the wards of Handsworth Wood and Lozells East & Handsworth, which are both currently part of his constituency.
If the number of validly nominated candidates for a geographical/functional constituency is more than one in the by-election, a poll will be held on March 11, 2018 for that geographical/functional constituency.
One maneuver that has been in vogue in the run up to this year's election is something known as the, "constituency switch" where candidates would file their candidacies in a new constituency in a bid to increase the likelihood of success.
MIDDLESBROUGH will "lose its identity" under radical changes to MP constituency boundaries, councillors claim.
The only seat in the Yorkshire and Humberside region which is too big now is the Colne Valley constituency.