In Kerala by-polls 2019, results show LDF leading in Vatiyoorkavu, Konni; UDF remains ahead in three constituencies

The ruling LDF in Kerala is leading in 2 constituencies Vatiyoorkavu and Konni, while the opposition UDF is ahead in 3 in the by-polls to the five Assembly seats.

Press Trust of India October 24, 2019 11:27:30 IST
In Kerala by-polls 2019, results show LDF leading in Vatiyoorkavu, Konni; UDF remains ahead in three constituencies
  • The ruling CPM-led LDF in Kerala is leading in two constituencies Vatiyoorkavu and Konni, while the opposition Congress-led UDF is ahead in three as per early trends in the by-polls to the five Assembly seats.

  • Thiruvananthapuram Mayor VK Prashant is ahead by over 7,000 votes in Vattiyoorkavu in Thiruvananthapuram against his nearest UDF rival K Mohankumar.

  • In Konni, LDF's KU Jinesh Kumar is leading by over 5,000 votes against his UDF rival P Mohanrajan.

Thiruvananthapuram: The ruling CPM-led LDF in Kerala is leading in two constituencies Vatiyoorkavu and Konni, while the opposition Congress-led UDF is ahead in three as per early trends in the by-polls to the five Assembly seats.

In Kerala bypolls 2019 results show LDF leading in Vatiyoorkavu Konni UDF remains ahead in three constituencies

Representational image. PTI

Thiruvananthapuram Mayor VK Prashant is ahead by over 7,000 votes in Vattiyoorkavu in Thiruvananthapuram against his nearest UDF rival K Mohankumar.

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In Konni, LDF's KU Jinesh Kumar is leading by over 5,000 votes against his UDF rival P Mohanrajan.

While Shanimol Usman of the UDF is leading by over 2,000 votes in Aroor, a stronghold of the LDF, in Ernakulam TJ Vinod is ahead by 3,800 votes and in Manjeshwaram in Kasaragod UDF candidate MC Kamaruddin has established a lead of over 3,000 votes.

The bypolls were held in the five Assembly constituencies on 21 October.

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