MLC Elections

Maharashtra crisis Days 1 and 2 | CM Uddhav Thackeray vacates official residence amid crisis

The CM moved out of 'Varsha', his official residence, for Matoshree, the private bungalow of the Thackeray family, amid high drama.

published on : 21st June 2022

Maha MLC polls: Thackeray calls for emergency meeting of MLAs, Raut trusts MLAs will return

I have heard that our MLAs are not being allowed to leave. But they will certainly return as all of them are dedicated to Sena. I trust that all our MLAs will return and everything will be fine: Raut

published on : 21st June 2022

Thackeray govt in trouble: Minister Shinde in Gujarat hotel along with 20 Sena MLAs

Shinde is likely to address a press conference to clear his stand. In MLC elections, BJP secured 134 votes while Maha Vikas Aghadi got 151 votes.

published on : 21st June 2022

Major humiliating defeat of Congress candidate in MLC elections

Interestingly, the Congress party's three votes were cross-voted in this election. 

published on : 21st June 2022

'Three party MLAs cross-voted in Maharashtra MLC polls', claims BJP leader Mohit Kamboj

In a WhatsApp message that went viral, Kamboj said that the party got 134 votes while one vote was wasted and three BJP MLAs cross-voted.

published on : 21st June 2022

Maharashtra MLC polls: Two candidates each of Shiv Sena and NCP, four of BJP win seats

An official said that that all the eight candidates secured the minimum quota of 26 votes each to make it to the Upper House of the state legislature.

published on : 20th June 2022

Maharashtra Legislative Council polls: Maha Vikas Aghadi to train MLAs on mock voting

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that they and their alliance partners has kept their MLAs in hotels where these MLAs will be given the mock training how to cast their votes in MLC elections.

published on : 19th June 2022

Horatti wins record 8th term on own popularity

After his victory, Horatti said he had expected to win about 9,000 votes, but ended up winning more.

published on : 16th June 2022

Polls to four MLC seats in Karnataka today, 49 candidates in the race

As many as 49 candidates, including four women, are contesting the polls, while representatives of three major political parties, BJP, Congress and JDS, too are in fray.

published on : 13th June 2022

Maharashtra MLC polls: Ex-minister Sadabhau Khot nominated as BJP candidate; 12 contestants in fray

With Khot's entry, there are now 12 candidates in the arena for the elections to the Upper House of the state Legislature to be held on June 20.

published on : 9th June 2022

Vijayendra will get bigger role: BSY

Says BL Santhosh has nothing to do with his son missing out on ticket to contest MLC polls  

published on : 26th May 2022

After supporters lambast BJP top brass, BY Vijayendra on damage control

They even alleged that the high command was using double standards in pointing out examples of dynastic politics.

published on : 25th May 2022

BJP, Congress face discontent before June 3 MLC poll battle

After BJP and Congress announced their list of candidates for the June 3 MLC elections, there has been discontent among those who did not make it.

published on : 25th May 2022

CM Basavaraj Bommai says BJP's Karnataka unit focusing on Rajya Sabha, MLC elections

Basavaraj Bommai said the BJP is focusing on the Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council elections and held a core committee meeting in this regard.

published on : 15th May 2022

Winds of change in Bihar, RJD bags upper caste votes

The RJD’s victory has demonstrated its ability to make inroads into the upper caste vote bank and also underlined the BJP’s vulnerability.

published on : 17th April 2022