- Tag results for Assembly polls
Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora reviewed the preparedness of officials concerned for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections here on Wednesday.
Several Congress leaders have decided to move the High Court with a plea to set aside the election of present MLAs in the recently concluded Telangana Assembly polls.
Maharashtra and Haryana Assemblies end in the first week of November, and holding the polls together would save resources as there wouldn’t be any more elections this year, an EC official said.
Rahul Gandhi began the year as Congress President, having taken over the post from his mother Sonia Gandhi last December at the culmination of party's organisational elections.
The party alleged that the polls were rigged to favour a single political party.
He encouraged district leaders to work towards increasing booth-wise polling percentage, so that the party wins with good margins in the next elections.
While the number of BJP MLAs from Western Odisha was four in 1995, their number increased to six in 2014 elections.
These Assembly election results give us a wealth of information to study the mood on the ground, collectively and in fragmented blocs.
47 MLAs have declared serious criminal cases, including cases related to attempt to murder, crime against women, among others, against themselves.
Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan formally invited the MNF chief on Wednesday to form the next government after receiving the signed notification of the Assembly poll result from the ECI.
Party's observer K C Venugopal is seeking individual opinion of party legislators in the meeting, which is still underway at the state Congress office here.
Independent MLAs Mahadev Khandela, Babu Lal Nagar -- both former ministers, Kanti Prasad and others are in touch with Gehlot, he said.
K Chandrasekhar Rao himself won by a margin of over 51,000 votes from his Gajwel seat, trouncing V Pratap Reddy of the Congress.
Senior AIADMK leader and Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar, when asked if the mood of the people would reflect in the 2019 Parliamentary polls, said the electoral scenario could change.
Singh, known in many quarters for his 'inflammatory' comments, and who has over 60 cases against him, mostly for 'hate speeches', retained his Goshamahal Assembly constituency in Hyderabad.