Analysts say the results have come despite Priyanka not campaigning much and the outcome may well have been different if her team had put in more effort.
Hitting out at the BJP, Yadav said the people voted against the saffron party and the politics of hatred, casteism and corruption.
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.
The BJP is eyeing a clean sweep in the bypolls in order to increase its tally in the state legislative assembly.
Fatima was booked in a case of power theft as there was electricity bill pending against her resort ‘Humsafar’ in Rampur.
The party also reaffirmed its alliance with the Apna Dal (S) of Anupriya Patel by fielding one of its candidates on the Apna Dal (S) symbol in Pratapgarh.
The Rampur Assembly seat fell vacant after Azam Khan was elected to the Lok Sabha in May this year.
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.
While Sudhakar Singh will be the party's candidate from Ghosi, Nirbhay Singh Patel will be SP candidate from Manikpur.
No untoward incident was reported from anywhere and polling was going on in a peaceful manner, the officials said.
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.
This is the first time since 2014, that the bypoll will be fought for, minus any alliances.
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav moves disqualification proceedings against uncle.
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.
The bypoll has been necessitated due to the disqualification of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Ashok Kumar Singh Chandel following his conviction in a murder case.