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Imran Khan's party wins Karachi seat election rerun

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The party of former Pakistani cricket hero Imran Khan secured victory in a repeat election held in one constituency of violence-plagued Karachi, election officials said Monday. 

Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) activists wave party flags during a protest rally in Karachi, on May 19, 2013. The PTI were demonstration against the killing of party leader Zohra Hussain in Lahore. The PTI have secured victory in a repeat election held in one constituency of violence-plagued Karachi, election officials said.

Voting was held under tight security in 43 polling stations on Sunday, a day after a senior official of Khan's Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) party was shot dead outside her home in the city.

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