Uttar Pradesh bypolls

UP bypolls: Opposition hopes for big upset on many seats

The Ghosi seat which fell vacant following the resignation of MLA Phagu Chauhan after he was appointed the Governor of Bihar is another tough battle for the BJP.

published on : 19th October 2019

UP bypolls: BJP looks at bettering tally, litmus test for Opposition ahead of state elections

The BJP is eyeing a clean sweep in the bypolls in order to increase its tally in the state legislative assembly.

published on : 13th October 2019

UP bypolls: SP decides to field Azam Khan's wife Tanzeen Fatima from Rampur 

The Rampur Assembly seat fell vacant after Azam Khan was elected to the Lok Sabha in May this year.

published on : 29th September 2019

Congress announces candidates for Bihar, Rajasthan, UP bypolls

In Bihar, the Grand Alliance comprising the Rashtriya Janata Dal, Congress, Hindustani Awam Morcha and VIP party could manage to win only one out of 40 Lok Sabha seats in 2019 general elections.

published on : 29th September 2019

Samajwadi Party declares candidates for five assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh​ bypolls

While Sudhakar Singh will be the party's candidate from Ghosi, Nirbhay Singh Patel will be SP candidate from Manikpur.

published on : 29th September 2019

Election Commission​ announces bypolls to 64 assembly seats, one Lok Sabha constituency

While 15 assembly seats in karnataka and 11 in Uttar pradesh will go to bypolls, Bihar's Samastipur Lok Sabha constituency will also see elections.

published on : 21st September 2019

Ahead of UP bypolls, Mayawati changes organisational set up of BSP yet again

The new organisational reshuffle is being viewed as an initiative of the BSP chief to strike a caste calculus by bringing Muslims, Backwards and Dalits at par.

published on : 5th September 2019

J P Nadda to visit Lucknow for reviewing bypoll preparation on Friday

JP Nadda, who is known to be well versed with the on-ground situation in the state, said that BJP’s organizational structure will be on his priority.

published on : 2nd July 2019

BJP won't give ticket to MPs' relatives in Uttar Pradesh bypolls

Sources said that most BJP MLAs, who have been elected to the Lok Sabha, want their relatives to contest the Assembly seat they have vacated.

published on : 28th June 2019

Congress may not contest Uttar Pradesh bypolls

The party leaders feel that the Congress, in fact, should start preparing for the 2022 Assembly elections which is still two and a half years away.

published on : 1st June 2019

Politics of fatwa temporarily overpowered politics of development: Uttar Pradesh BJP chief on bypoll loss

State BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey said the BJP will review its performance in the Kairana bypoll to ascertain "what went wrong" for the party.

published on : 31st May 2018

Back-to-back defeats for BJP in bypolls denting Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath's image?

Fall of Gorakhpur, Yogi stronghold, and Phulpur in March followed by Kairana and Noorpur despite a robust campaign by the CM himself has put a question mark on Yogi’s leadership.

published on : 31st May 2018

BJP underestimated unnatural SP-BSP deal; defeat people’s mandate, a lesson too, says Yogi Adityanath on party's loss in UP bypolls

The Uttar Pradesh chief minister termed BJP's bypoll defeats in Gorakhpur and Phulpur as a lesson to the party which would do an introspection.

published on : 14th March 2018

Uttar Pradesh bypolls: Litmus test for CM Yogi Adityanath's governance, SP-BSP alliance

Much is at stake both for the ruling party and the Opposition as the prestigious Gorakhpur and Phulpur seats go to poll on Sunday.

published on : 10th March 2018

Titans give a final push as campaign reaches last leg in Uttar Pradesh bypolls

With just a day left for campaigning in bypoll bound Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats, the titans of all major political parties have put their might behind their candidates on Thursday. 

published on : 8th March 2018
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