Kerala Bypoll verdict: CPI(M) retains Chengannur assembly seat
Updated : May 31, 2018 01:38 PM IST
Kerala's ruling CPI(M)-led LDF's Saji Cheriyan today won the Chengannur Assembly Bypoll by a huge margin of 20,956 votes over his nearest Congress rival, officials said.
According to the Chief Electoral Office, Cheriyan polled 67,303 votes while the Congress-led UDF candidate D Vijaykumar got 46,347 votes and BJP's P S Sreedharan Pillai came third with 35,270 votes.
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