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ballot paper

a paper used for voting in a ballot, esp (in a parliamentary or local government election) one having the names of the candidates printed on it
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The counsel for Lala Rasheed said there was no evidence that the stolen ballot papers were used.
Sowmya Reddy, MLA, said, "Every progressive country has ballot paper elections and we too should go back to ballot paper for the sake of transparency.
The government servants and the prisoners hailed from the tribal districts can also apply for the ballot papers to the concerned Returning Officer .
This year, 524 ballot papers were rejected across all 16 wards, up from 128 last year.
Speaking on the seeming mix up, the immediate past Commissioner for Finance in Osun, Mr Bola Oyebamiji said 'the only issue we have is that some ballot papers of Ife North and East local governments were brought to about nine polling units in Ikire.'
The ECP representatives appeared before the court of Sajid Mehmood Sethi and submitted the reply contending that NOTA could not be included in the ballot papers because there is no such provision of law in the Election Act 2017 as states to include NOTA option.
Mr Malik writes that the official documents/ballot papers were meant to be in the safe custody and possession of the ECP staff and other government departments concerned, but they have not been able to safeguard the ballot papers as per standard operating procedures issued by the Election Commission of Pakistan.
President PPP Karachi Division, Saeed Ghani said the party's electoral symbol arrow was stamped on all the ballot papers.
According to the school administration, a student, Jabbar, found around 154 ballot papers from his desk, which were stamped in favour of the PPP, MQM and MMA candidates.
Further, voter cards were also found alongside the ballot papers. The ECP took notice of a complaint regarding stamped ballot papers found in a garbage dump in Karachi.
According to reports, when students attended a government school in Gizri area of the city after summer vacations, they found ballot papers where