Karnataka by polls: On Raichur district’s Maski seat, the Congress candidate Basanagouda Turvihal was main towards BJP’s Pratapgouda Patil.
By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 02, 2021 11:32 AM IST
Mangala Suresh Angadi, the spouse of late Union minister Suresh Angadi, had a slender lead upon Congress chief Satish Jarkiholi in Belagavi parliamentary by polls after the primary few rounds of relying on May 2.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Mangala Angadi was main with 113,095 votes as towards Jarkiholi’s 103,633 votes at round 11 am on the counting day on Sunday, in response to the chief election workplace of Karnataka.
Belagavi parliamentary seat by-poll was necessitated after the dying of four-time parliamentarian Suresh Angadi in September final yr.
The Congress named Satish, one of many 5 highly effective Jarkiholi brothers of Belagavi, as its candidate to tackle the previous minister’s spouse.
On Raichur district’s Maski meeting seat, the Congress candidate Basanagouda Turvihal was main with 9683 votes towards BJP’s Pratapgouda Patil, who had secured 6933 votes within the early rounds. If the Congress wins the seat, it is going to be a giant blow for Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa. Patil had defected from the Congress to the BJP in 2019 to assist BJP seize energy within the state.
Turvihal fought on a BJP ticket in 2018 and misplaced to Patil by simply 213 votes. The candidates switched sides for the bypolls.
In Basavakalyan meeting constituency, BJPs Sharanu Salagar was main with 6,440 votes as towards Mala B Narayanrao of the Congress who has to date secured 3188 votes, in response to knowledge supplied by the election fee.
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