Huzurabad bypoll: BJP ahead in preliminary rounds of counting

Huzurabad bypoll: BJP ahead in initial rounds of counting


Hyderabad: BJP candidate Eatala Rajender was leading over his closest TRS competing Gellu Srinivas Yadav after 3 rounds of counting of votes in the Huzurabad assembly constituency bypoll in Telangana on Tuesday.

After completion of 3 rounds, Rajender was leading by 1,263 votes.

While Rajender garnered 13,525 votes, Srinivas Yadav (TRS) secured 12,262 votes.

The counting would be conducted in 22 rounds, officials said.

The exercise began Tuesday early morning at the SRR Federal Government Degree College in Karimnagar.

Though as lots of as 30 prospects are in the fray, the primary contest is among Gellu Srinivas Yadav of TRS, BJP’s Eatala Rajender and Venkat Balmoori (Congress).

Ballot for the by-election was hung on October 30.

Published at Tue, 02 Nov 2021 01:34:59 -0500