We will win maximum number of seats in Karnataka bypolls, says BJP
"I will not speak anything about the bypoll results now. You will get to know on December 9. We will win with a lead of 25,000-30,000 votes in most of the constituencies and according to our estimate, we are confident of winning all the 15 seats," Karnataka CM Yediyurappa told reporters. He further added that people have voted for the party with this in mind.
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Karnataka bypolls: 15 constituencies go to polls tomorrow
By-elections will be held in 15 constituencies. BJP has fielded disqualified MLAs in 13 and has given tickets to party leaders in the remaining two seats. The Congress is contesting in all 15 constituencies and the JD(S) candidates are in the fray in 12 seats. Two rebels who were formerly with the BJP are contesting independently.
33 % voting till 1.24 pm in Karnataka Assembly bypolls
Turnout in other constituencies are: Athani- 40.89 per cent, Kagwad- 37.72, Gokak- 37.37, Hirekerur- 38.63, Ranebennur- 36.09, Vijayanagara- 34.95, Chikkaballapur- 39.03, K R Puram- 22.23, Yeshwanthpura- 27.29, Mahalakshi layout- 22.71, Hoskote- 33.24, K R Pete- 39.47, and Hunsur- 38.2, officials said.
Karnataka bypolls: Congress leaders spring into action as JD(S) pact looms post polls
Several senior Congress leaders had taken a backseat in campaigning, giving an impression that the party’s victory or loss would be the sole responsibility of the former CM. But with speculations of the coming together of the former allies once again, hopes have sprouted among some leaders of giving a shot at the CM’s post in the event the BJP was reduced to a minority.
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Karnataka bypolls: Congress, JDS hint at alliance again
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BJP nominates Arun Singh, K C Ramamurthy for Rajya Sabha bypolls in UP, Karnataka
Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) has nominated its Rajya Sabha candidate Arun Singh who is currently the BJP general secretary. The party also nominated Congress rebel K C Ramamurthy as its candidate from Karnataka.
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