Politics Voting underway for Dantewada Assembly bypoll in Chhattisgarh Updated : September 23, 2019 12:04 PM IST The bypoll was necessitated due to the death of BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi in a Naxal attack in April. The counting of votes will be taken up on September 27. In the 90-member state Assembly, the Congress won 68 seats last year and the BJP 15. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.