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​Gujarat Bypoll Results 2020: Full list of winners

​Gujarat Bypoll Results 2020: In a clean sweep, the ruling BJP on Tuesday won all the eight assembly seats in Gujarat where by-elections were held, dealing a blow to the opposition Congress which had bagged these constituencies in 2017.

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New Delhi Updated on: November 10, 2020 20:17 IST
​Gujarat Bypoll Results 2020: Full list of winners
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​Gujarat Bypoll Results 2020: Full list of winners

​Gujarat Bypoll Results 2020: In a clean sweep, the ruling BJP on Tuesday won all the eight assembly seats in Gujarat where by-elections were held, dealing a blow to the opposition Congress which had bagged these constituencies in 2017.

The bypolls were necessitated after sitting Congress MLAs resigned ahead of Rajya Sabha polls in June this year. Five of them then joined the ruling BJP, which fielded them from the same seats they had won in the 2017 elections.

As many as 81 candidates contested the bypolls across the eight seats -- Abdasa, Karjan, Morbi, Gadhada, Dhari, Limbdi, Kaprada and Dang.

Along with Gujarat, counting decided the winners of recently 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
 

Kaprada

Jitubhai Harjibhai

Chaudhari

Bharatiya Janata Party Babubhai Jivlabhai Patel Alias(Varatha) Indian National Congress 47066 Result Declared

A 60.75 per cent voter turnout was recorded in the bypolls held on November 3 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 across the eight seats.

The Election Commission’s guidelines on COVID-19 are in place so that counting agents do not assemble in large numbers at the counting centres, the official said. Altogether 320 persons have been deployed on counting duty amid tight security.

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