Grand Democratic Alliance candidate Moazzam Abbasi won the by-election in the Sindh Assembly constituency PS-11 Larkana-II by bagging 31,557 votes, unofficial and unconfirmed results suggested Thursday.
Abbasi was followed by Pakistan Peoples Party nominee Jamil Soomro, who secured 25,700 votes.
The process of polling for the by-election began at 8am on Thursday and continued until 5pm.
According to the Election Commission of Pakistan, 138 polling stations were set up in the constituency for the 152,614 registered voters, of which 83,106 are male and 69,598 female.
Twenty polling stations in the constituency were declared highly sensitive and 50 sensitive.
The seat fell vacant after the Supreme Court de-seated GDA’s Moazzam Abbasi for failing to declare his assets in his nomination papers.