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PTI names #FixIt founder Alamgir Khan for NA-243

The seat was won by PM Minister Imran Khan in the July 25 general elections, but it fell vacant after Khan chose to retain NA-95 Mianwali and leave NA-243 vacant.

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By-election: ‘Fix it’ campaigner Alamgir Khan in run for NA-243

Candidates of different political parties filed their nomination papers for October 14 by-election for National Assembly seat NA-243 in Karachi, SAMAA TV reported Thursday. The seat was won by Prime Minister Imran Khan in July 25 general elections, but it fell vacant after Khan chose to retain NA-95 Mianwali and leave NA-243 vacant. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s…

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Sheikh Rasheed’s nephew is contesting the NA-60 by-election on the PTI’s ticket

The election in NA-60 Rawalpindi was postponed because the PML-N’s Hanif Abbasi was sentenced to life in jail

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By-elections in PB-35 Mastung and PB-40 Khuzdar to be held on October 14

The election for PB-35 was postponed after a terrorist attack on Siraj Raisani while the PB-40 seat was vacated by Akhtar Mengal

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The by-elections will be held on October 14

The by-elections will be held across the country on October 14. The Election Commission of Pakistan has issued the by-election schedule. Nomination papers are to be submitted between August 28 and 30. The scrutiny process will continue till September 4.

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Top court orders by-election in Rawalpindi’s NA-60

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court ruled that the election process will begin from scratch in NA-60

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Overconfidence led to Lodhran defeat: Ali Tareen

LODHRAN: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Ali Khan Tareen on Tuesday blamed overconfidence for his party’s upset defeat in the by-election of Lodhran. Tareen, son of PTI’s General Secretary Jahangir Khan Tareen, lost to PML-N candidate Pir Iqbal Shah with a big margin of 26, 200 votes. “We started our campaign only 20 days ago and…

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Video: Lodhran by-election

The ruling PML-N has won the by-election of Lohdran in a stunning upset, beating the favorite PTI in their stronghold. PML-N candidate Pir Iqbal Shah defeated Ali Tareen, son of disqualified MNA Jahangir Khan Tareen, with a thumping margin of over 26, 200 votes. Watch details in this video.

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Imran Khan responds to Lodhran debacle

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said that he would come back stronger and win the next general elections despite an embarrassing defeat in the by-election of Lodhran. PTI candidate Ali Khan Tareen, who was favorite to win the contest, suffered an upset defeat at the hands of PML-N’s Pir Iqbal Shah who got…

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Video: Imran Khan declines comments on Lodhran by-election

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan  on Monday refused to comment on his party’s potential defeat in the by-election of Lodhran. When asked if Ali Tareen was going to lose the election, Imran Khan said that it was too early to say anything as full result was not attained yet. According to unofficial results received…

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NA-154 Lodhran: By-election on Jahangir Tareen seat on Monday

LODHRAN: By-election in NA-154 Lodhran-I will be held on Monday. Polling material, including ballot papers, will be handed over to the polling staff on Sunday. Overall ten candidates are contesting the by election. However, tough contest is expected among PPP candidate Mirza Muhammad Ali Baig, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Ali Khan Tareen and PML-N’s candidate Muhammad Iqbal…

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NA-154 bye-election: ECP issues notice to Imran Khan on code of conduct violation

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday directed Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan to appear before the Regional Election Commissioner/ District Returning Officer Bye-Election NA-154 Lodhran-I in person or through a counsel on Sunday (February 11) for violation of code of conduct for political parties and candidates for conduct of bye-election in…

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Sheikh Rasheed promises PTI victory in Lodhran by-election

LODHRAN: President Awami Muslim League (AML) Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed promised the nation that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) will come out on top in NA-154 Lodhran by-election. He was addressing PTI’s public meeting in Lodhran as part of electioneering for by-poll in NA-154 Lodhran constituency. “I can faithfully say that PTI Chairman Imran Khan is the only…

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SC dismisses petition to stop Lodhran by-election

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a petition seeking stoppage of a by-election in National Assembly constituency NA-154 Lodhran. A three-member bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Justice Ijaz Ul Ahsan heard the case filed by Shahid Orkzai. During the course…

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Shehbaz Sharif congratulates PML-N candidate over success in Chakwal by-election

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Tuesday congratulated PML-N candidate Ch. Haider Sultan over his success in by-election of PP-20 Chakwal. According to a handout issued here, he said that people had proved by succeeding Ch. Haider Sultan with majority  that PML-N lived in their hearts. “The success of PML-N is a proof…

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Chakwal by-election: ECP establishes control room

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has established a control room for receiving preliminary results of Chakwal by-election. The by-election in the constituency PP-20 Chakwal-I will be held on Tuesday. The control room, established at Room number. 107, would work from 800 to 1800 hours under supervision of director elections and receive polling day…

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PTI wins NA-4 by-election

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has won the by-election of NA-4, Peshawar, by a big margin of over 22, 000 votes, SAMAA reported. According to final results obtained from the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), PTI candidate Arbab Amir Ayub got 47, 586 votes followed by PML-N’s Nasir Khan Musazai who bagged 25, 267 votes. Khushdil Khan of…

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Watch: Female voters’ turnout in NA-4 by-election

NEWS DESK: Women swarmed polling stations as voting was underway in the Peshawar-based NA-4 constituency on Thursday. According to observers, the NA-4 by-polls will prove to be a litmus test for gauging the popularity of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. The seat fell vacant after the death of dissident PTI MNA Gulzar Khan on…

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Bilawal reviews NA-4 Peshawar by-polls situation

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Monday reviewed the situation regarding NA-4 Peshawar by-elections at Bilawal House. According to a statement issued here, former Deputy Speaker Faisal Karim Kundi, Humayun Khan and PPP candidate Asad Gulzar Khan called on the PPP chairman and discussed the upcoming by-polls in NA-4 constituency of Peshawar….

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Maryam Nawaz reaches London, evades questions

NEWS DESK: After celebrating her party’s historic victory in the NA-120 by-election, former first daughter of Pakistan, Maryam Nawaz Sharif, reached London alongside husband Capt (retd) Safdar to visit her ailing mother. However, she evaded questions from the media who pounced on her as soon as she stepped out of her car. A press conference…

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Watch: This man came on a horse to cast his vote

NEWS DESK: This man in Lahore rode a horse to the polling station to cast his vote in the NA-120 by-election on Sunday. Watch here:

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