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Sharif's wife in close contest in Lahore by-poll:Early results

Press Trust of India  |  Lahore 

Pakistanis today voted for the parliamentary seat being contested by ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif's ailing wife in a test of support for the family after the Supreme dismissed Sharif from the office in the Panama Papers scandal.

The NA-120 seat in Lahore is said to be a stronghold of the Sharif family. It fell vacant after the apex on July 28 dismissed Sharif on grounds that he was dishonest.

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First Published: Sun, September 17 2017. 20:57 IST