On counting day, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was taken to Mumbai after falling sick: TV reports.
9.00 am: After two rounds of counting for 10 Assemblby polls that went to polls on 21 August, grand alliance of RJD-JD (U)-Congress are leading in four assembly seats against two by BJP. While RJD has been leading at Chhapra and Hohiuddinagar, its alliance partners Congress and JD (U) have been maintaining leads at Narkatiyaganj and Parbatta respectively.
BYPOLLS TRENDS: BJP leads in Rajnagar, Jale, Banka and Narkatiyaganj; RJD leads on Mohiuddinagar and Chhapra, Cong from Bhagalpur
— The Indian Express (@IndianExpress) August 25, 2014
9.40 am: Stakes are high for the royal family of Patiala and the ruling Akalis as the results of the bypolls to Patiala and Talwandi Sabo Assembly seats in Punjab will be announced today.
9.42 am: Counting of votes for the Aug 21 bye-elections to the three Assembly seats in Karnataka began today morning.
9.43 am: Twenty-two candidates are in the fray for the by-polls which are the first popular test in the state after the Lok Sabha polls.
JUST IN- Lalu Prasad Yadav admitted in Mumbai’s Asian Heart Institute. Doctors say he is stable. @IndianExpress
— Tabassum (@tabassum_b) August 25, 2014
10.01 am: Congress lead in two seats in Karnataka,. BJP in one seat.
10.10 am: BJP is leading in five seats while secular alliance comprising RJD, JD(U) and Congress is ahead in 4 seats of the total 10 Assembly seats where bypoll was held on August 21.
10.24 am: BJP: Mohania, Narkatiyaganj, Rajnagar, Banka and Hajipur; RJD: Chhapra and Mohiuddinagar; JD(U): Parbatta and Jale; Congress: Bhagalpur.
10.30 am: Congress wins Patiala seat. AAP candidate loses deposit.
10.59 am: Congress wins Bellary rural seat by 25,000 votes.
11.15 am: BJP wins Agar seat in Madhya Pradesh.
11.30 am: BJP wins Narkatiyaganh seat and RJD wins Mohiuddinagar seat.
12.20 am: BS Yeddyurappa son wins Shikaripur bypoll.
12.30 am: RJD leading in four and BJP in two assembly seats.
12.31 am: RJD Mohiuddinagar candidate Ajay Kumar Bulganin wins.
12.32 am: RJD candidate Ramavtar Paswan wins from Rajnagar.
12.33 am: BJP candidate Rashmi Verma wins Narkatiaganj seat.
12.35 am: BJP candidate Ramnarayan Mandal wins Banka bypoll.
1.50 am: Final seat tally
BJP: Narkatiaganj, Mohania, Banka and Hajipur
RJD: Chhapra, Mohiuddinagar and Rajnagar, JD (U): Parbatta and Jale, Congress: Bhagalpur