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PPP’s Imtiaz Shaikh wins Shikarpur by-election

SHIKARPUR: Imtiaz Ahmed Shaikh of the Pakistan People's Party has won the by-election PS-11 Shikarpur of the Sindh Assembly.  According to unofficial unconfirmed results, Shaikh received 36, 200 votes and has been declared the winner. Nasir Mehmood Soomro of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (Fazl) secured 27,400. Therefore, Shaikh has emerged as the winner after a margin of 8,800 votes. The seat fell vacant after Imtiaz Shaikh quit the Pakistan Muslim League-Functional and joined the PPP and resigned from the seat. His main…

Preparations complete for by-election in PS11 Shikarpur

SHIKARPUR: The by-election for PS11 Shikarpur will be held on Thursday in which the main contest is expected between Imtiaz Ahmed Shaikh of the Pakistan People's Party and Nasir Mehmood Soomro of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (Fazl). The seat fell vacant after Imtiaz Shaikh quit the Pakistan Muslim League-Functional to join the PPP, and is widely tipped to win the bypolls. The main competition comes from Soomro, who is the son of former JUI-F Secretary General Sindh Khalid Mehmood Soomro who was shot dead in 2014 in Sukkur.…