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ballot paper

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a paper used for voting in a ballot, esp (in a parliamentary or local government election) one having the names of the candidates printed on it
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The counsel for the petitioner said that Balochistan Awami Party's Lala Rasheed had won the 2018 general election from PB-43 with a margin of 1,330 votes while some 23 boxes containing around 2,400 ballot papers were allegedly stolen by him.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 26 (ANI): Members of Karnataka Pradesh Mahila Congress Committee (KPMC) on Wednesday staged a protest outside Bengaluru General Post Office demanding a ban on EVMs and reintroduction of ballot papers.
Peshawar -- Election Commission has sought applications for postal ballot papers for the election of 16 provincial assembly seats in the merged tribal districts of former FATA, which are going to be held on 20th July.
THE number of rejected ballot papers in St Helens' local elections has quadrupled since 2018, as councils across the country saw a rise in spoiled votes.
There was confusion in Ikire community of Irewole local government area of Osun on Saturday when ballot papers meant for Ife East and North local governments were brought to nine units in Ikire
LAHORE -- The Election Commission of Pakistan on Thursday filed its written reply in a writ petition seeking inclusion of 'none of the above' or NOTA option in the ballot papers, and opposed the demand.
'It has been noted with grave concern in the media and by the general public that a large number of official ballot papers, duly stamped on election symbols of various political parties have been spotted along roadsides, dustbins and in some classrooms which were earlier used by the election staff at polling stations in different cities of the country,' writes Mr Malik in his letter.
KARACHI -- Ballot papers for the NA-247 constituency were found from a school in the Gizri area of the city, claimed Omar Quraishi the media consultant for Pakistan Peoples' Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto.
KARACHI -- A student of the Government Secondary School Gizri found more than a hundred stamped ballot papers from his desk on the first day of school after the summer vacations.
The children there found ballot papers in their desks, all had votes for the PPP candidate from NA 247.
KARACHI -- The recovery of ballot papers from a government school in Gizri neighborhood of Karachi from where the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's Arif Alvi and Imran Ismail have won the national and provincial assembly seats, respectively, has stirred up an online debate between the leaders and workers of the PTI and Pakistan People's Party.