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Constituency NA-55 (Rawalpindi-VI)
Constituency
for the National Assembly of Pakistan
Region Rawalpindi District
Current constituency

Constituency NA-55 (Rawalpindi-VI) (Urdu: این اے-۵۵، راولپنڈی-۶‎) is a constituency for the National Assembly of Pakistan.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
2002 Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad Independent
2008 Makhdoom Muhammad Javed Hashmi PML-N
2008 by-election Pervaiz Khan PML-N
2010 by-election Malik Shakeel Awan PML-N
2013 Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad AML

Election 2002[edit]

General elections were held on 10 Oct 2002. Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad an Independent candidate won by 40,649 votes.[1]

Election 2008[edit]

The result of general election 2008 in this constituency is given below.

Result[edit]

Javed Hashmi succeeded in the election 2008 and became the member of National Assembly.[2]

General Election 2008: Rawalpindi-VI
Party Candidate Votes %
PML-N Javed Hashmi 87,645 75%
PPPP Malik Amir Fida Paracha 37,397 28
PML-Q Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad 15,780 12
Others Others 1,519 1

Election 2013[edit]

General elections were held on 11 May 2013. Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad of Awami Muslim League Pakistan won by 88,627 votes and became the member of National Assembly.[3]

References[edit]

External links[edit]



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7 news items

The Nation

The Nation
Wed, 02 Dec 2015 07:33:45 -0800

Lion would be defeated in the upcoming LB polls in the constituency NA-55 of Rawalpindi, Sheikh predicted. In an interview, the chief of AML said that he Imran Khan has asked him about the change of government in March, 2016, he told PTI Chairman that ...

DAWN.com

DAWN.com
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:15:35 -0800

Through the judgment, the apex court decided a number of appeals and petitions moved before it by chief of Awami Muslim League (AML) Sheikh Rashid Ahmed from constituency NA-55 (Rawalpindi), PML-N candidate Raza Hayat Hiraj from NA-156 ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:59:47 -0700

He said that Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad, who contests elections from the constituency, NA- 55, was the first to promise he would establish a women's college after being elected. He approved the transfer of the land from railways when he was the federal ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Mon, 13 May 2013 17:52:16 -0700

In PP-11 and PP-12, which fall in the National Assembly constituency NA-55, PTI candidates edged past PML-N candidates with victory margins of less than 2,000 votes, according to ECP results. The result reflected Sheikh Rasheed's victory, whose party ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Sun, 12 May 2013 21:54:01 -0700

After a long wait, senior politician Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed re-captured his position in his hometown constituency, NA-55 Rawalpindi. Conversely, ANP chief Asfandyar Wali Khan lost his seat in NA-7, Charsaddah. Outgoing deputy prime minister and Pakistan ...

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune
Sat, 25 May 2013 22:18:51 -0700

Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed, chief of Awami Muslim League, claimed that he set a world record by establishing 60 schools in his constituency NA-55. On the other hand, two-time former premier Nawaz Sharif wrote that he had “served the people of the Punjab as ...

News Tribe

News Tribe
Wed, 17 Apr 2013 10:45:59 -0700

Meanwhile, the tribunal in Rawalpindi has disqualified Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Chaudhry Iftikhar from contesting elections on Rawalpindi constituency (NA-55). It is to be mentioned here that Awami Muslim League (AML) Leader Sheikh Rasheed ...
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