Bypolls to 51 Assembly seats, two Lok Sabha constituencies in 18 states record 57% turnout; heavy rains disrupt polling in Kerala
The overall voting percentage in the bypolls to 51 Assembly seats was nearly 56.84 per cent, the Election Commission said while releasing data available till 7 pm, adding that the polling passed off peacefully
By-election 2019 Voting Updates: Polling concludes in 51 seats across 18 states; Arunachal Pradesh's Khonsa West records highest turnout at 90.74%
By-election polling updates: Voting for bypolls in 51 Assembly constituencies across 18 states concluded at 6 pm. While Arunachal Pradesh's Khonsa West Assembly constituency recorded highest turnout at 90.74 percent, Uttar Pradesh recorded the lowest at 44.71 percent
Bypolls to four Punjab Assembly seats on Monday, Congress to take on SAD-BJP alliance; results on 24 October
In the last elections, while the SAD-BJP combine had bagged two of the four Assembly segments, one each was won by the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party
Punjab bypolls: Congress announces candidates for 4 Assembly seats; Raminder Amla to contest from Jalalabad, Indu Bala for Mukerian
The Congress on Monday announced candidates for Punjab bypolls to four Assembly seats with former state youth Congress chief Raminder Amla to contest from Jalalabad, the constituency earlier represented by SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal
Campaigning for Khadoor Sahib assembly seat by-election, where the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal had a free run as the opposition Congress and new entrant AAP are keeping away, ended on Thursday evening.
The results of the recent bypolls in Punjab and Maharashtra, and the arithmetic-based "unity" of the Janata parivar will make anti-BJP politics the mainstay in the immediate future. This means PM Narendra Modi will have to share more power to move his agenda forward.
Congress leader and former union minister Preneet Kaur on Monday won the Patiala Assembly seat, defeating her nearest SAD rival Bhagwan Dass Juneja.