Friday, Dec 02, 2022

Uttar pradesh bypolls


Mainpuri LS bypoll: BJP disrupts SP smooth run, fields Shivpal aide against Akhilesh wife

November 16, 2022 8:59 am

Apart from splitting Yadav votes, BJP's Shakya candidate will get the backing of the OBC group, also present in large numbers

UP, Gujarat By-Election Results highlights: BJP wins all 8 seats in Gujarat, 6 of 7 in UP

November 10, 2020 11:17 pm

In Gujarat, the BJP's tally in the 182-member Assembly has now reached 111. In Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party won one seat.

Bypolls to 56 seats in 11 states see healthy voter turnout; reports of violence in Madhya Pradesh

November 03, 2020 8:44 pm

These elections are significant for both the ruling BJP as well as the Opposition parties, and are being seen by many as a litmus test for public approval of the record of the PM Modi government in its second term

Decoding the UP bypoll mandate: For BSP, a double jeopardy — zero seats &; drop in vote share

October 30, 2019 10:53 am

As political parties gear up for the Assembly elections due in two-and-half years, the bypoll results have come as an awakening call for them. The Indian express tries to read between the numbers

Uttar Pradesh bypoll results 2019: BJP, ally win 8 seats, SP gets 3; BSP, Congress draw blank

October 24, 2019 8:06 pm

Uttar Pradesh bypoll results 2019: As per the latest trends, the ruling BJPis leading in six seats and its ally Apna Dal is ahead in one seat. On the other hand, the Samajwadi Party SP is ahead in two seats, while the Congress and the BSP are leading in one seat each.

Voting for by-election to 11 Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh begins

October 21, 2019 9:26 am

Eight of the 11 seats were held earlier by the BJP and one by BJP ally Apna Dal (Sonelal). The seats of Rampur and Jalalpur (Ambedkarnagar) were held by the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party, respectively.

With UP set for bypolls to 12 seats, BJP assigns senior ministers to prepare ground

June 30, 2019 7:08 am

The leaders have been asked to hold meetings up to the booth level in each of the 12 constituencies, address the grievances of the ground workers and assess anti-incumbency.

Uttar Pradesh: Ganna trumps Jinnah in this bypoll when sugarcane arrears pile up

May 21, 2018 6:46 am

Kairana constituency has six sugar mills: four private (the Shamli factory of Sir Shadi Lal Enterprises, Rana Sugars’ factory in Unn, Bajaj Hindusthan’s in Thana Bhawan and Uttam Sugar’s in Shermau) and two cooperative (in Sarsawa and Nanauta).

Loss in Gorakhpur, Phulpur by-polls crushed BJP's arrogance, says Akhilesh Yadav

March 15, 2018 8:08 pm

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav said the SP's 'big win' in the bypolls was the victory of the 'Dalits, poor, labourers, minorities and the other marginalised sections of the society'.

UP, Bihar bypoll results: Decoding the verdict that could be a 2019 gamechanger

March 15, 2018 9:41 am

In a big setback to BJP ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the saffron party was trounced in bypolls to three Lok Sabha seats, including the citadel of Yogi Adityanath's Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh.