Gujarat Bypoll Results 2020: In a clear sweep, the ruling BJP on Tuesday received all of the eight meeting seats in Gujarat the place by-elections had been held, dealing a blow to the opposition Congress which had bagged these constituencies in 2017.
The bypolls had been necessitated after sitting Congress MLAs resigned forward of Rajya Sabha polls in June this 12 months. Five of them then joined the ruling BJP, which fielded them from the identical seats they’d received within the 2017 elections.
As many as 81 candidates contested the bypolls throughout the eight seats — Abdasa, Karjan, Morbi, Gadhada, Dhari, Limbdi, Kaprada and Dang.
Along with Gujarat, counting determined the winners of not too long ago held bypolls in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Nagaland, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Telangana, Gujarat, Karnataka, Manipur and Odisha.
Gujarat Bypoll Results 2020: Full list of winners
|Constituency||Leading Candidate||Leading Party||Trailing Candidate||Trailing Party||Margin||Status|
|Abdasa||JADEJA PRADHYUMANSINH MAHIPATSINH||Bharatiya Janata Party||DR. SHANTILAL SENGHANI||Indian National Congress||36778||Result Declared|
|Limbdi||KIRITSINH JITUBHA RANA||Bharatiya Janata Party||KHACHAR CHETANBHAI RAMKUBHAI||Indian National Congress||32050||Result Declared|
|Morbi||BRIJESH MERJA||Bharatiya Janata Party||JAYANTILAL JERAJBHAI PATEL||Indian National Congress||4649||Result Declared|
|Dhari||KAKADIYA J. V.||Bharatiya Janata Party||SURESH MANUBHAI KOTADIYA||Indian National Congress||17209||Result Declared|
|Gadhada||ATMARAM MAKANBHAI PARMAR||Bharatiya Janata Party||MOHANBHAI SHANKARBHAI SOLANKI||Indian National Congress||23295||Result Declared|
|Karjan||AKSHAYKUMAR ISWARBHAI PATEL||Bharatiya Janata Party||JADEJA KIRITSINH DOLUBHA||Indian National Congress||16425||Result Declared|
|Dangs||PATEL VIJAYBHAI RAMESHBHAI||Bharatiya Janata Party||SURYAKANTBHAI RATANBHAI GAVIT||Indian National Congress||60095||Result Declared|
|Bharatiya Janata Party||Babubhai Jivlabhai Patel Alias(Varatha)||Indian National Congress||47066||Result Declared|
A 60.75 per cent voter turnout was recorded within the bypolls held on November three in Abdasa (Kutch), Limbdi (Surendranagar), Morbi (Morbi district), Dhari (Amreli), Gadhada (Botad), Karjan (Vadodara), Dang (Dang district) and Kaprada (Valsad) Assembly seats. As many as 81 candidates contested the bypolls throughout the eight seats.
The Election Commission’s tips on COVID-19 are in place in order that counting brokers don’t assemble in massive numbers on the counting centres, the official mentioned. Altogether 320 individuals have been deployed on counting obligation amid tight safety.