Hasanpur Assembly Election Result 2020: Lalu Prasad Yadav's elder son Tej Pratap has won the election in Hasanpur constituency by a margin of close to 20,000 votes. RJD's Tej Pratap Yadav had contested against JDU's Raj Kumar Rai and LJP's Manish Kumar. Going by the current trends, the NDA is leading on 123 seats while Mahagathbandhan is leading on 111 seats as counting is still underway.
17:55: Tej Pratap Yadav wins Hasanpur seat by a margin of close to 20,000 votes.
12:25: RJD's Tej Pratap Yadav is now leading in Hasanpur constituency with a margin of over 2,600 votes
10:11: Latest trends show Tej Pratap is now trailing
9:03: Tej Pratap Yadav leading from Hasanpur seat in initial trends
08:02: Counting of votes begins on Hasanpur seat
Tej Pratap Yadav election history
Tej Pratap in 2015 was elected from the Mahua legislative seat. However, for the upcoming polls, Pratap was in search of a safe seat since there was a speculation that his former wife Aishwarya Rai may challenge him on a JD-U ticket.
Hasanpur is a Yadav-dominated seat, which perhaps seems to be the reason why Tej Pratap Yadav chose to contest in the forthcoming election. The contest at Hasanpur assembly segment is likely to be interesting since Tej Pratap is pitted against Janata Dal (United) sitting MLA Raj Kumar Ray.
Hasanpur Assembly Seat previous results
Assembly Election Result of 2010 and 2015. Both in 2010 and 2020, Janata Dal (United) Raj Kumar Ray won the seat.
Bihar Assembly Election for 243 Assembly seats were held in three phases - for 71 seats on October 28, for 94 seats on November 3, and remaining 78 on November 7. The results will be announced on November 10.