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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.

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