ECP ANNOUNCED BYE-ELECTIONS IN NA 245 AND PS 115 KARACHI
Karachi (Tuesday, February 23, 2016) – In NA 245 Karachi candidates of different parties contested in 2013 the runner up candidate was Muhammad Rehan Hashmi (MQM) obtaining 115776 votes. while Mr. Riaz (PTI) Haider remained at second position securing 54937 While Dr Miraj ul Huda siddique(JIP) got third position 22452 votes.
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In PS 115 karachi Dr. Arshad Abdullah Vohra(MQM) was the runner up candidate obtaining 55804 votes.Hamza Nafeez(PTI) stood second 18622 votes while Abdul Ghafar Umar(JIP) remained at third position with 3935 votes.
Both the candidates Mr. Muhammad Rehan Hashmi (N245) and Mr. Dr. Arshad Abdullah Vohra(PS-115) resigned from their seats and decided to contest in local body elections which are being held on 04-04-2016 as announced by the election commission of Pakistan.
It is expected that MQM will field Babar Ghauri in National Assembly Halqa NA 245.