Chaudhry Yasir Sultan of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Chaudhry Amir Yasin of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) won by-elections. They have won elections in Mirpur-III, LA-3, Kotli-V, and LA-12 by a clear majority. Yasir Sultan, 46, is from Mirpur city and is the son of AJK President Barrister Sultan Mahmood, he won by securing 20,142 votes defeating his opponent, Chaudhry Muhammad Saeed of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) who won 11,608 votes.
PPP’s Amir Yasin is from LA-12, Kotli-V, he is the son of senior PPP legislator Chaudhry Mohammad Yasin. Yasin got a significant lead of 5,000 votes against his competitor, Chaudhry Shauqat Farid from PTI. Other candidates include Umair Asghar Chaudhry of PTI who bagged 3,843 votes.