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’13 sections of election bill in contravention of Constitution’

'13 sections of election bill in contravention of Constitution'

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has objected to National Assembly-approved Election Amendment Bill and informed the federal government that 13 sections of proposed law are in contravention of the Constitution. The ECP informed the federal government of its stance via the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs through a letter. The …

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PTI seeks annulment of Karachi’s NA-249 by-election

PTI seeks annulment of Karachi's NA-249 by-election

The PTI wants the Election Commission of Pakistan to declare the NA-249 by-election in Karachi null and void.  In a petition filed with the ECP on Thursday, the party sought annulment of the NA-249 by-poll. PPP launched development projects to secure a victory for its candidate, PTI argued in the …

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Karachi’s NA 249: Public holiday announced during by-election

Karachi's NA 249: Public holiday announced during by-election

Representational image. — File photo A public holiday will be observed in Karachi’s NA-249 constituency on account of the April 29 by-election, a notification from the Deputy Commissioner District West  said Tuesday. The notification issued for the public holiday.  “The District Administration, Karachi-West is pleased, to declare 29 April 2021 …

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Sindh asks CEC to postpone Karachi’s NA-249 by-poll

Sindh asks CEC to postpone Karachi's NA-249 by-poll

File photo. KARACHI: The Sindh government has written a letter to the Chief Election Commissioner Sukandar Sultan Raja, asking him to postpone the NA-249 by-election in Karachi due to rising coronavirus cases, it emerged on Tuesday. The by-poll is scheduled on April 29 for which campaigning was underway by political …

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PML-N’s Daska by-election candidate pens letter to CEC

PML-N's Daska by-election candidate pens letter to CEC

PML-N’s Nosheen Iftikhar. — File photo  SIALKOT: In a letter written to the Chief Election Commissioner Sikandar Sultan Raja on Friday,  PML-N’s Nosheen Iftikhar raised concerns over “incomplete preparations” for the NA-75 Daska by-election  — set to take place tomorrow (Saturday). In the letter, the PML-N candidate complained CCTV cameras …

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NA-75 Daska by-election: The game of community politics

NA-75 Daska by-election: The game of community politics

Community politics  plays  major role in any election and the NA-75 by-polls scheduled for tomorrow in Daska will be no different. “Political parties field candidates from large communities, so that these people can join the community and the people of the tribe with them [to get votes],” says one resident …

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