Bihar: Elections results will be announced today for Jehanabad, Bhabua and Araria’s Bypolls. After the by-election for three seats in Bihar, the preparations to elect candidates for the vacant seat has been completed in Araria.
Jehangabad SS College has been selected as the counting centre for the counting of votes for the assembly.
Araria Agriculture Production Market Committee has been made the polling station for Araria Lok Sabha seat.
The counting will be done for 14 constituencies in which there will be 26 rounds. Dynamic security arrangements have been made for counting of votes. There were 14 candidates in the Jehanabad assembly bye-election in the electoral fray.
There are 2 lakh 86 thousand 98 voters in the Jehanabad assembly Out of which 51 percent voters exercised their vote.
Jehanabad: Earlier, RJD was leading in Jehanabad where Abhiram Sharma (JD-U) was trailing by 1340 votes.
Now RJD leads with 32,554 votes.
Araria: In Araria, BJP's Pradeep Kumar Singh was in the lead after one round of counting.
But after 11 rounds of counting, the race is tight with RJD was in the lead with 59,259 votes and BJP trailing with 57,850 votes. Sarfaraz Alam just overtook his BJP opponent who had been in the lead since the morning.
Now RJD is leading with 1,95,527 votes while BJP trails with 1,95,072 votes.
Bhabua: Earlier, Rinki Pandey of BJP builds up the lead by 2,528 votes in Bhabua. The Congress' Shambhu Singh Patel, who was offered the seat in the last minute after the RJD backed out, is in second place.
Now BJP is leading with 23,640 votes.
Rinki is the widowed wife of Anand Pandey, the former elected MLA of the constituency. The bypoll was necessitated following his death.
Let us tell you that in this weary of the Arriya Lok Sabha by-election, there is a direct fight between BJP Pradip Singh and RJD’s Sarfaraz Alam. In Bhabua, all the necessary preparations have been completed regarding the counting of votes today. Heavy Security forces have been deployed at the counting centres and also the CCTV cameras are being monitored. Here also the fight is between the NDA and the major Alliance.