UP by-election LIVE: Gorakhpur rejects BJP after 20 yrs; 10 highlights

SP, BSP workers celebrate in Gorakhpur as the SP candidate Praveen Kumar Nishad leads in the counting of votes.BJP should stop working for its face value & instead put in efforts to work for the people. That’s the only way in which they can improve or else they will face the same result in the 2019 elections as they have in this bypoll: Jitan Ram Manjhi on Bihar by-poll results. Leader of the opposition and Samajwadi Party member Ram Govind Choudhury met Bahujan Samaj Party Chief Mayawati in #Lucknow pic.twitter.com/6t0zPy53B9 — ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) March 14, 2018 Araria Lok Sabha by-poll: RJD leading by 57791 with 4,46,179 votes, BJP trailing with 3,88,388 votes after 22nd round of counting. Leader of the opposition and Samajwadi Party member Ram Govind Choudhury met Bahujan Samaj Party Chief Mayawati in #Lucknow pic.twitter.com/6t0zPy53B9 — ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) March 14, 2018 It is clear from the by-poll results that voters are angry with BJP&they will vote for the non-BJP candidate who has strongest chance of winning. As far as, Congress is concerned,we are committed towards re-building the Party in UP, and it does not happen overnight: Rahul Gandhi Samajwadi Party’s Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel leading by 47,351 with 3,05,172 votes in #Phulpur ByPoll after 28th round of counting. pic.twitter.com/YYMec4kubU — ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) March 14, 2018

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