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Constituency NA-55 (Rawalpindi-VI)
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.

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.


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]


External links[edit]

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8 news items

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 ...
Geo TV
Wed, 24 Feb 2010 14:05:42 -0800

PML-N wins NA-55 by-polls: Returning Officer RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Muslim League-N candidate Malik Shakil Awan won the by-elections held in NA-55 constituency of Rawalpindi with 63,888 votes caste to his name on Wednesday, according to official ...

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
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 ...
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 ...
Sun, 12 Aug 2012 21:48:27 -0700

... for the past well over two decades when he not only won elections after elections but also remained federal minister during the PML-N governments in the 1990s and afterwards with Gen Pervez Musharraf,” commented a voter from his constituency, NA-55.

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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