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United Republican Party (URP)

The United Republican Party (URP) is a political party in Guyana.

The URP was established in the United States by Vishnu Bandhu in March 1985, before being launched in Guyana in November 1987; it was formally registered on 26 April 1988.  In 1990 it suffered a split when some members left to form the National Republican Party (NRP).

It contested the 1992 general elections, but received just 0.4% of the vote and failed to win a seat. The party did not contest any further elections.

The party contested the 2015 but failed to win any seats in parliament.

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Leader Vishnu BANDHU
Founded November 1987
Party Colours Brown
Party Symbol Cow
National Assembly seats 2011 0/65
Status Active
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