- David Marshall, Glasgow Shettleston
While the average population per constituency
calculated on the basis of the last year census findings in the country, excluding the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), comes to 779,886, a careful analysis of the data released by the ECP in its report shows there are seven constituencies with populations exceeding a million and 23 other constituencies with a population of over 900,000.
In the highly contested Mogoditshane constituency
, Mr Tshepang Mabaila won the race by 1227 beating Mr Mogogi Tshiamo who got 390 while Mr Patrick Masimolole and Mr Emmanuel Otisitswe got 350 and 80 respectively.
Shakti Singh Hada from Kota will be the BJP's candidate for the Legislative Assembly constituency
polls in Rajasthan's Mandalgarh.
Other candidates who will not contest from DPT in the upcoming elections include MP Dechen Zangmo from NanongShumar constituency
in Pemagatshel (Replaced by 33-year-old Lungten Namgyal), Kinley Dorji from Khamaed- Lunana constituency
in Gasa (Replaced by 26-year-old Dhendup), Rebecca Gurung from Samtse constituency
in Samtse (Replaced by KD Chamling), Lhatu from Wamrong - Khaling constituency
in Trashigang (Replaced by Karma Thinley), Kesang Wangdi from Khamdang - Ramjar constituency
in Trashiyangtse (Replaced by Kinga Loday), and Udya Chandra Bhandari from Sergithang-Tsirang Toed constituency
Mr Mahmood's constituency
also currently contains the ward of Oscott, in Birmingham.
A nominee for the Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape functional constituency
by-election must be a registered elector for, or have a substantial connection with, the functional constituency
However, we consider that in order to have an electorate that is within 5% of the electoral quota, we have needed to propose a constituency
of Middlesbrough West and Stockton East that crosses the boundaries of the unitary authorities of Middlesbrough and Stockton-on-Tees," said the BCE.
Given that condition, they have come up with a Huddersfield constituency
which is 102% and a Colne Valley constituency
which is 100% of the average size.
Major changes in Warwickshire will see Binley Woods moved into the Nuneaton constituency
from Rugby along with Wolston, Wolvey and Shilton.
The changes have been drawn up by the Boundary Commission for England and are designed to help ensure every constituency
has roughly the same number of voters, while cutting the number of MPs in the House of Commons from 650 to 600.
Other constituencies crossing council boundaries include the proposed constituency
of the City of Durham, which includes the Hetton ward from Sunderland.