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Chhattisgarh bypolls: Congress wins Khairagarh Assembly seat by 20,176 votes
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Chhattisgarh bypolls: Congress wins Khairagarh Assembly seat by 20,176 votes

Byelection was held on 12 April following the death of incumbent JCC (J) MLA and former MP Devvrat Singh in November 2021

Bypolls 2022: TMC, Congress, RJD win; BJP draws blank
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Bypolls 2022: TMC, Congress, RJD win; BJP draws blank

West Bengal BJP president Sukanta Majumdar said it is a general trend that the party in power in the state generally wins the by-elections

By-polls Results 2022: Counting of votes for four Assembly, one Lok Sabha seat underway
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By-polls Results 2022: Counting of votes for four Assembly, one Lok Sabha seat underway

West Bengal’s Asansol and Ballygunge have emerged as a major prestige fight for the TMC and the BJP

EC announces bypoll to parliamentary, Assembly seats on 30 October; counting of votes on 2 November
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EC announces bypoll to parliamentary, Assembly seats on 30 October; counting of votes on 2 November

By-elections will be held in three parliamentary constituencies of Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Madhya Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh and 30 assembly constituencies of various states

Madhya Pradesh bypolls: Voting for Mungaoli and Kolaras seats begins, 22 candidates in fray
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Madhya Pradesh bypolls: Voting for Mungaoli and Kolaras seats begins, 22 candidates in fray

Voting for bypolls in the Mungaoli and Kolaras Assembly seats of Madhya Pradesh began at 8 am on Friday, a poll official said.

Ajmer, Alwar bypolls to be first Lok Sabha elections to feature pictures of candidates on EVMs
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Ajmer, Alwar bypolls to be first Lok Sabha elections to feature pictures of candidates on EVMs

The Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) will carry pictures of candidates along with their names — when by-elections are held in Rajasthan on 29 January.

Kashmir bypolls: NC, Congress slam Election Commission for ordering Srinagar repoll
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Kashmir bypolls: NC, Congress slam Election Commission for ordering Srinagar repoll

The Election Commission of India was caught in a tight spot over its decision to carry out repoll on 38 polling stations at Srinagar's parliamentary seat.

Jayalalithaa's election to Tamil Nadu Assembly in bypoll challenged in Madras HC
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Jayalalithaa's election to Tamil Nadu Assembly in bypoll challenged in Madras HC

Petitions challenging the election of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to the assembly in a byelection have been filed in the Madras High Court.

Those who dare to come in Matoshree backyard will be buried: Shiv Sena after bypoll win
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Those who dare to come in Matoshree backyard will be buried: Shiv Sena after bypoll win

Gloating over its by-poll victory against Narayan Rane, Shiv Sena said those who dare to come into the backyard of Thackerays' Matoshree "will be buried".