The ruling BJP on Tuesday swept the bypolls to two assembly seats in Karnataka by wresting them from the opposition Congress and JD(S) and stunned the ruling TRS in neighbouring Telangana by snatching the Dubbak segment held by it.
With that, it's a wrap to the LIVE updates on by-election Result 2020.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: A BJP sweep in bypolls, crucial gains in MP secure its govt
The BJP on Tuesday was set to sweep the assembly byelections held last week with leads and wins in 40 of 59 seats across 11 states, including Madhya Pradesh where it cemented its rule by winning 16 seats and was poised to add three more. India's ruling party wrested all the eight seats from the Congress in Gujarat and retained its six constituencies in Uttar Pradesh that went to the polls in the first panIndia electoral exercise in the pandemic, according to the Election Commission data at 10.30 PM.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Odisha bypolls: BJD wrests Balasore from BJP, retains Tirtol
The ruling BJD in Odisha on Tuesday wrested the Balasore assembly seat from the BJP and retained Tirtol in the bypolls held last week, with its candidates beating the BJP nominees and pushing the Congress to the third place. As the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) candidates emerged victories in both the assembly segments, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed his gratitude to the people for exercising their franchise amid the COVID19 pandemic and supporting his party.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Manipur bypolls: BJP wins 3 seats, Independent 1
The BJP won all three Assembly constituencies where the party contested in the byelections in Manipur, while an Independent candidate backed by the saffron camp secured one seat, the results of which were announced on Tuesday, officials said. In a closely fought bypoll in Wangoi seat, ruling BJP's candidate Oinam Lukhoi Singh defeated coalition partner National People's Party nominee Khuraijam Loken Singh by 257 votes.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Lacklustre show by Congress in MP, Bihar; drags down opposition alliance
A lacklustre show by the Congress in Bihar seems to have proved costly for the opposition grand alliance, as it dragged down the RJD too from the government formation in the Hindi heartland state. While the Congress lost ground in Bihar, it also suffered significant electoral losses in Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat, losing a majority of bypolls in key states that saw the BJP surging ahead.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: BJP becomes largest party in Karnataka Legislative Council
The ruling BJP in Karnataka has won three legislative council seats for which results were declared on Tuesday, thereby increasing its strength in the upper house to 30. The results for one Karnataka South East Graduates' constituency is still expected, official sources said.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: BJP wins 12 seats so far, gets majority in House
The BJP has so far won 12 seats on Tuesday out of the 28 assembly constituencies where bypolls were held in Madhya Pradesh, giving it enough numbers to achieve majority in the House and provide stability to its goverhment in the state, where it came to power in March. On the other hand, the Congress, which lost power eight months ago following a revolt by a sections of its MLAs, has bagged three seats so far.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Bypoll results proved Kamal Nath, Digvijaya 'biggest traitors' of MP: Scindia
Powering the BJP to a big win in the Madhya Pradesh bypolls, Jyotiraditya Scindia on Tuesday said the results show that the people of the state consider Congress leaders Kamal Nath and Digvijaya Singh to be "the biggest traitors". Out of the 28 assembly seats in the Madhya Pradesh bypolls, the BJP has won 16 seats and was leading on at least three more seats at 10.25 pm, as per the latest results, after a high decibel campaign that saw a no-holds-barred battle between Scindia and his former colleagues from the Congress.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Red flag flies high in Bihar polls, CPI(ML) wins 9 seats
With a win in nine seats and leads in three others, the CPI(ML) on Tuesday is all set for an impressive performance in the Bihar Assembly elections. The Communist Party of India (MarxistLeninist), often working in the margins of mainstream politics, has fielded 19 candidates, most of them students and youth leaders, in the elections.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Shivraj Singh Chouhan on bypolls
CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan says outcome of Madhya Pradesh assembly bypolls proves voters supported decision taken by Congress MLAs to pull down previous Kamal Nath dispensation.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Red flag flies high in Bihar polls, CPI(ML) wins 5 seats
With a win in five seats and leads in 11 others, the CPI(ML) is all set for an impressive performance in the Bihar Assembly elections whose results will be declared late on Tuesday. Inarguably the biggest gainer in the Grand Alliance, the Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist), often working in the margins of mainstream politics, had 19 candidates in the fray, most of them students and youth leaders.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: BJP retains 6 UP seats, SP bags one
The BJP retained six seats and the SP hung on to its Malhani constituency in the bypolls for seven assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh, the 6:1 outcome indicating Tuesday that the ruling party continued its hold over the populous state. BJP candidate Sangeeta Chauhan won in Naugawan Sadat, Usha Sirohi in Bulandshahr, Prem Pal Dhangar in Tundla, Shrikant Katiyar in Bangarmau, Satya Prakash Mani Tripathi in Deoria and Upendra Nath Paswan in Ghatampur, according to the Election Commission.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Jharkhand assembly by-polls: JMM, Congress retain seats with reduced margin
The JMM-led ruling coalition of Jharkhand retained Dumka and Bermo assembly seats in by elections defeating the BJP, albeit with drastically reduced margins from that of the 2019 state polls. JMM candidate Basant Soren, who is the younger brother of Chief Minister Hemant Soren, defeated his nearest BJP rival Lois Marandi, a former minister, by 6,842 votes, in Dumka seat, the Election Commission said while declaring the bypoll results on Tuesday.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: BJP's Raghunandan Rao wins Dubbak Assembly bypoll
BJP candidate M Raghunandan Rao on Tuesday won the by election to the Dubbak Assembly constituency bypoll in Telangana,the Election Commission said. He defeated his nearest rival Solipeta Sujatha of the ruling TRS by 1,079 votes.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Congress wins Marwahi assembly bypoll in Chhattisgarh
The ruling Congress won the Marwahi Assembly bypoll in Chhattisgarh on Tuesday, an election official said. Bypoll was necessitated for this seat, reserved for Scheduled Tribes (ST), by the death of its MLA and Janata Congress Chhattisgarh (J) founder Ajit Jogi on May 29.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: BJP's Mahendra Singh Sisodia, Kasdekar win
Jyotiraditya Scindia's loyalist and state minister Mahendra Singh Sisodia of the BJP won byelection from Bamori in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday by 53,153 votes, officials said. Sisodia defeated Congress' Kanhaiya Lal Agrawal, a former BJP leader and minister. Sisodia got 1,01,124 votes against his Congress rival's 47,971 votes.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: BJP sweeps assembly bypolls in Gujarat, wins all 8 seats
In a clean sweep, the ruling BJP on Tuesday won all the eight assembly seats in Gujarat where byelections were held, dealing a blow to the opposition Congress which had bagged these constituencies in 2017. The BJP's tally in the 182member Assembly has now reached 111.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Bulandshahr seat
BJP retains Bulandshahr seat, its candidate Usha Sirohi trounces nearest rival Mohammad Yunus (BSP) by 21,702 votes.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Ghatampur seat
BJP retains Ghatampur seat, its candidate Upendra Nath Paswan defeats nearest rival Kripa Shankar (Congress) by 23,820 votes.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Tundla seat
BJP retains Tundla seat in Uttar Pradesh, its candidate Prempal Singh Dhangar defeats SP's Mahraj Singh Dhangar by margin of 17,683 votes.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Samajwadi Party bags Malhani assembly seat by 4,632 votes
The Samajwadi Party on Tuesday retained the Malhani assembly seat with its nominee Lucky Yadav defeating Independent candidate Dhananjaya Singh by a margin of 4,632 votes. The bypolls to the seat were necessitated due the death of sitting party MLA Parasnath Yadav. The bypolls to seven assembly seats in the state were held on November 3.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: With 9 seats already in kitty, BJP gets simple majority in MP
With the BJP winning nine out of the 28 assembly seats in bypolls in Madhya Pradesh so far on Tuesday, the ruling party has already attained a simple majority in the 230 member house. The BJP is leading in 10 other seats. Voting for bypolls on assembly 28 seats was held on November 3 and counting of ballots was taken up on Tuesday.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Deoria bypoll
BJP retains Deoria seat in UP, its candidate Satyaprakash Mani Tripathi defeats Brahma Shankar Tripathi (SP) by 20,089 votes.
By Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Staring at bypoll rout in Gujarat, Congress hits out at BJP
As the BJP appears set to sweep bypolls held on eight assembly seats in Gujarat, the state Congress on Tuesday hit out at the ruling party, saying the outcome is a victory of its policy of using "wrong means like manipulation, money and blackmail" to retain power. The BJP has already won three seats and established a dominant lead over the Congress in the remaining five assembly constituencies. Voting for the bypolls was held on November 3 counting of ballots was taken up on Tuesday.