NA-17 Haripur (Old NA-19 Haripur)
MNA: Babar Nawaz Khan
Raja Amir Zaman, on ticket of PTI defeated Umer Ayub Khanm who was running this time on PML-N ticket in genernal elections of 2013. But election commission void this election on charges of rigging. in by-elections of 2015 PML-N reclaimed this seat from PTI and new comer from PML-N Babar Nawaz Khan defeated PTI’s Raja Amir Zaman comprehensively.
Current Political Position
This constituency has seen epic battles between the families of Ayub Khan and Sikandar Zaman. Both Gohar Ayub and Raja Sikandar Zaman have been successful candidates here. In addition, this constituency has huge vote bank of PML-N.
In the 2002 race, the PML-Q ticket holder Omar Ayub Khan defeated Pir Sabir Shah of PML-N. Omar Ayub polled 81,496 votes, some 20,000 more votes than his nearest rival PMLN’s provincial chief Pir Sabir Shah’s 61,359 votes. In contrast, Ghulam Nabi, the MMA candidate, had polled 30,514 votes out of the 453,508 registered votes.
In 2008 Sardar Mohammad Mushtaq Khan, a PML-N nominee reclaimed the seat for PML-N by defeating Raja Aamir Zaman who was running as independent candidate while Omer Ayub Khan remained distant third.
Sardar Mushtaq defected to PPP and Gohar Ayub again joined PML-N before 2013 elections.
|Total Registered Voters:||484252|
PF-49 (2013winner: Raja Faisal Zaman – PML-N)
PF-50 (2013 winner: Akbar Ayub Khan – PTI)
PF-51 (2013 winner: Gohar Nawaz Khan– QWP)
PF-52 (2013 winner: Faisal Zaman – PTI)
Results of Results of 2015 by Elections
|PML-N||Babar Nawaz Khan||137,227||58.63|
|PTI||Raja Amir Zaman||90,702||38.75|
|JUI-F||Pir Syed Aalamzeb Shah||2,473||1.06|
Results of Results of 2013 Elections
|PTI||Raja Aamer Zaman||116,979||40.61|
|PML-N||Omar Ayub Khan||114,807||39.85|
|JUI-F||Pir Syed Alamzeb Shah||19,860||6.89|
|PPPP||Sardar Muhammad Mushtaq Khan||16,474||5.72|
Results of 2008 Elections
|Winner||Sardar Mohammed Mushtaq||PML-N||Acquired Votes: 98670|
|Runner Up||Raja Amir Zaman||IND||Acquired Votes: 71254|
Results of 2002 Elections:
|Winner||Umer Ayub Khan||PML-Q||Acquired Votes: 81496|
|Runner Up||Pir Sabir Shah||PML-N||Acquired Votes: 61359|
1- District Haripur