NA-59 (Rawalpindi-III)

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NA-59 (Rawalpindi-III)
Constituency
for the National Assembly of Pakistan
RegionRawalpindi District
Electorate357,199
Current constituency
Member(s)Ghulam Sarwar Khan
Created fromNA-52 (Rawalpindi-III)

NA-59 (Rawalpindi-III) (Urdu: این اے-59، راولپنڈی-۳) is a constituency for the National Assembly of Pakistan.

Area[edit]

The constituency consists of Gulzar-e-Quaid, Dhoke Lalyal, Railway Housing Scheme 1-A Chaklala, Dhok Chaudrian, Shakrial, Lalazar, Sher Zaman Colony, Morgah, Gulrez, Safari Villas, Police Foundation, Media Town, Lalkurti, Kotha Kalan, Gulshan Abad, Bahria Town (1,2,3,7,8), Rawat, Kalar Syedah, Munawar, Zulfiqar, Chak Beli Khan, Pindori and Army Officers colony.

Members of Parliament[edit]

1970–1977: NW-28 (Rawalpindi-III)[edit]

Election Member Party
1970 Habib Ahmad PPP

1977–2002: NA-38 (Rawalpindi-III)[edit]

Election Member Party
1977 Syed Ali Asghar Shah PPP
1985 Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad Independent
1988 Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad IJI
1990 Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad IJI
1993 Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad PML-N
1997 Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad PML-N

2002–2018: NA-52 (Rawalpindi-III)[edit]

Election Member Party
2002 Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan PML-N
2008 Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan PML-N
2008 by-election Muhammad Safdar PML-N
2013 Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan PML-N

Since 2018: NA-59 (Rawalpindi-III)[edit]

Election Member Party
2018 Ghulam Sarwar Khan PTI

Detailed results[edit]

Election 2002[edit]

General elections were held on 10 Oct 2002. Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan of PML-N won by 73,671 votes.[1]

Election 2008[edit]

Nisar Ali Khan successfully retained his native National Assembly seat in elections 2008.[2]

General Election 2008: Rawalpindi-III
Party Candidate Votes %
PML-N Nisar Ali Khan 97,747 51
PML-Q Muhammad Nasir Raja 56,645 29
PPPP Khurram Pervaiz Raja 38,052 19
Others Others 2,351 1

Election 2013[edit]

General elections were held on 11 May 2013. Nisar Ali Khan of PML-N was yet again successful in retaining his native National Assembly Constituency and he won it with a huge margin. National Assembly.

General Election 2013: Rawalpindi-III
Party Candidate Votes %
PML-N Nisar Ali Khan 133,143 52
PTI Lt. Col (R) Ajmal Sabir Raja 69,769 27
PML-Q Muhammad Basharat Raja 43,866 17
Others Others 9,050 4

Election 2018[edit]

General elections were held on 25 July 2018.

General election 2018: NA-59 (Rawalpindi-III)[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
PTI Ghulam Sarwar Khan 89,055 42.41
Independent Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan 66,369 31.61
PML(N) Qamar ul Islam Raja 21,754 10.36
TLP Malik Muhammad Taj 14,320 6.82
Others Others (six candidates) 10,815 5.15
Turnout 209,974 58.78
Rejected ballots 7,661 3.65
Majority 22,686 10.80
Registered electors 357,199
PTI gain from PML(N)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-08-08. Retrieved 2014-03-26.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Election result 2008 for NA-52". ECP. Archived from the original on November 15, 2012. Retrieved October 23, 2012.
  3. ^ "ECP – Election Commission of Pakistan". www.ecp.gov.pk. Archived from the original on 29 July 2018. Retrieved 28 July 2018.

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