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Bihar bypolls


Bypolls LIVE highlights: Minor incidents of violence reported in West Bengal's Asansol

April 12, 2022 10:41 pm

By-elections 2022 highlights, Bypolls Voting Today Latest News Updates: Elections were held to Asansol Lok Sabha seat and four Assembly seats--Ballygunge in West Bengal, Khairagarh in Chhattisgarh, Bochahan in Bihar and Kolhapur North in Maharashtra.

Explained: Why Bihar's two bypolls could end up having a wider impact in state

October 30, 2021 10:13 am

Bihar bypolls: The results will not have an immediate impact on the numbers in the House; however, they will likely have a bearing on the wider political situation in the state.

Alliance partners RJD, Cong to fight both seats in Bihar bypolls

October 05, 2021 4:38 am

While Congress leaders have accused RJD of taking a unilateral decision of putting up candidates in both seats, the RJD considers its candidates possess what it takes in electoral politics – “winnability”.

RJD announces candidates for both seats in Bihar bypolls, Congress snubbed

October 04, 2021 1:00 pm

Bye-elections to the two seats, which were won by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's JD(U), have been necessitated by deaths of the incumbents.

Valmiki Nagar Lok Sabha bye-election results 2020: Date, counting timings, candidates, how to check live results

November 08, 2020 10:58 pm

Valmiki Nagar (Bihar) Lok Sabha Bye-election result 2020: The Lok Sabha bye-election to Valmiki Nagar seat was necessitated by the death of sitting JD(U) MP Baidyanath Prasad Mahto in February.

Bihar bypoll results 2019: LJP win in Samastipur LS seat, AIMIM in Kishanganj

October 24, 2019 9:37 pm

Bihar bypoll results 2019: The bypolls were held in Belhar, Simri Bakhtiarpur, Nathnagar, Kishanganj and Daraunda Assembly constituencies on account of the sitting MLAs getting elected to the Lok Sabha.

In first-ever win in Hindi belt, AIMIM grabs Kishanganj assembly seat

October 24, 2019 5:55 pm

AIMIM had contested from six constituencies in the 2015 assembly elections when it drew a blank, polling only 36,000 votes in total. In the last Lok Sabha elections, however, AIMIM’s Akhtarul Iman had put up a spirited fight from the seat but lost to Congress’s Alam by a narrow margin.

Samastipur Lok Sabha bypolls: NDA united, Cong fights lone battle at Karpoori’s bastion

October 20, 2019 3:01 am

At the 7-km roadshow, Modi said BJP president Amit Shah had made it clear that the NDA would contest 2020 Assembly polls under Nitish Kumar, and that the NDA is united.

Jokihat bypoll: JD(U) up against RJD stalwart Taslimuddin’s legacy

May 25, 2018 5:14 am

The RJD has fielded Mohammed Shahnawaz Alam, youngest of three sons of Taslimuddin, for the bypoll to Jokihat Assembly seat that fell vacant after Taslimuddin’s second son Sarfaraz was elected MP from Araria in the by-election after his death.

Youth charged with raising pro-pak slogans are not RJD men: Sarfaraz Alam

March 16, 2018 10:13 pm

“Those are not RJD men, not of the alliance. I don't believe (in what they have said), I believe in secularism,” Alam told reporters.