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by-election

, bye-election
1. (in the United Kingdom and other countries of the Commonwealth) an election held during the life of a parliament to fill a vacant seat in the lower chamber
2. (in the US) a special election to fill a vacant elective position with an unexpired term
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No complaint till date has been received about any violation of code of conduct of bye election, the meeting informed.
No transfers or postings of the civil servants will be made after the issuance of schedule of bye election till the completion.
ECP also awarded power of the first class magistrate to the Rangers officers who will perform duties during the poll day of bye elections.
There are 76 polling stations are kept In most sensitive of category 'A' , where more police force would be deployed on the eve of bye elections. Similarly some 125 polling stations have been categorized as 'B' and 445 stations would be in category 'C' where police force woud be deployed according to the nature of sensitivity.
Counting of votes for Bankura and Daspur Assembly bye elections are being held in West Bengal.
PESHAWAR -- As many as 158 candidates including three women of different political parties and independents are in the run for the upcoming bye elections on October 14 in Khyber Pakthunkhwa, said a spokesman for ECP KP here Tuesday.
Islamabad -- Election Commission of Pakistan has commenced the printing process of the ballot papers for the bye elections that would take place on 14th October .
PESHAWAR -- As many as 2.299 million registered voters would exercise their right of franchise in bye elections being held on one NA and nine provincial assembly constituencies of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on October 14 (Sunday).
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader, Maryam Nawaz on Monday said people were campaigning for Kalsoom Nawaz contesting bye elections in NA-120.
ISLAMABAD -- The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) may not be able to make the experimental use of the electronic voting machines in September's bye elections due to the dilly-dallying procurement process.
ISLAMABAD -- Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Friday established a central monitoring cell at ECP Secretariat Islamabad to monitor the bye elections in NA-120, Lahore-III and PP-4, Gujar Khan.
Talking to media after a workers' meeting here at Wasawaywala, he said, bye elections are clear reflection of complete defeat of PML-N in the next general election.