News8Plus-Realtime Updates On Breaking News & Headlines

Realtime Updates On Breaking News & Headlines

‘Congress ashes in UP’; 97% of the candidates lost their cash

New Delhi: The Congress’ defeat within the Uttar Pradesh Meeting elections was the largest setback in its historical past. In keeping with the Election Fee’s web site, the Congress, which contested 399 seats, misplaced 387 seats. The entire vote share was simply 2.4 p.c.

The Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD), which contested solely 33 seats within the election, managed to garner 2.9 per cent of the vote. Three RLD candidates have misplaced their deposits. Mayawati’s BSP suffered an analogous setback this time round. The money went to the 290 BSP candidates (72%) who contested in 403 seats alone.

Regardless of successful a second time period in UP, all of the three BJP candidates misplaced money. The BJP is contesting in 376 seats this time. The figures present that every one the six candidates of the primary opposition Samajwadi Party, which contested in 347 seats, misplaced money.

BJP allies Apna Dal (Sonelal faction) and Nishad (Nirbal Indian Shoshit Hamara Aam Dal) did nicely within the elections. Regardless of contesting 27 seats, neither social gathering misplaced a single seat. SBSP and Apda Dal (cameraman), who had been SP companions, contested in 25 seats and misplaced money to all eight.

Candidates who don’t get even one-sixth of the overall votes polled in a constituency will lose the money tied up. Of the 4,442 candidates contesting the Uttar Pradesh Meeting elections this 12 months, 3,522 (80%) misplaced an estimated Rs.


Live information is now out there on WhatsApp and Telegram.

Click on to subscribe to WhatsApp channel ..
Click on to subscribe to Telegram Channel ..

Different information

Click Here To Join Our Telegram Channel

If in case you have any issues or complaints concerning this text, please tell us and the article will probably be eliminated quickly. 

Raise A Concern