New Delhi [India]: The ballot for Assembly by-elections in 7 uninhabited seats spread out across the states of Maharashtra, Haryana, Bihar, Telangana, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh began on Thursday early morning.
Polling is being held from 7 am to 6 pm amidst tight protection and the checking of votes will be carried out on November 6.
Bharatiya Janata Party is in a fierce contest with regional events such as the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), the Samajwadi Event (SP), and also the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in the Assembly bypolls in 7 constituencies spread out across 6 states.
The 7 Assembly constituencies where the elections are taking place are 166-Andheri East from Maharashtra, 47-Adampur from Haryana, 93-Munugode from Telangana, 139-Gola Gokranath from Uttar Pradesh and also 46-Dhamnagar from Odisha.
The two constituencies of Bihar where the bye-elections are being performed are 178-Mokama as well as 101-Gopalganj.
Mokama Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Anant Kumar Singh was invalidated in July after his conviction in a case, while BJP’s Subhash Singh, that held the Gopalganj seat, passed away in August.
The Andheri East, Gola Gokrannath and also Dhamnagar constituencies, as well, dropped uninhabited because of the demise of their particular legislators.
The Shiv Sena’s Ramesh Latke died in Might and also BJP’s Arvind Giri as well as Bishnu Sethi both died in September.
In Haryana, the resignation of Kuldeep Bishnoi, and also K Rajagopal Reddy in Telangana, resulted in openings in the Adampur as well as Munugode sections specifically.
The contest in Telangana’s Munugode Assembly constituency is critical for all significant parties in the State- the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and also Resistance celebrations Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) and also Congress.
While 47 prospects are in the fray, the eye gets on BJP’s Raj Gopal Reddy, former TRS MLA Kusukuntla Prabhakar Reddy and also Congress’ Palvai Sravanthi.
In Andheri East, the Uddhav Thackeray-led Sena intrigue has fielded Rutuja Latke, the wife of incumbent Sena MLA Ramesh Latke whose fatality in Might required the poll.
The BJP fielded Murji Patel, but he later on withdrew his candidature after the party determined not to competition.
This will the first election after the rebellion in the Shiv Sena by Eknath Shinde and also 39 other legislators which caused the collapse of the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) federal government.
For the Mokama bypolls, the BJP has fielded Sonam Devi p against RJD’s Neelam Devi, whose hubby Anant Singh’s incompetency has demanded the by-election.
Mokama is stated to be the fortress of Anant Singh because 2005. He won the seat twice on JD( U) tickets.
BJP has provided the ticket to Kusum Devi, the other half of incumbent BJP MLA Subhash Singh while RJD has fielded Mohan Prasad Gupta for Goapalgunj by-election.
Haryana’s Adampur seat is witnessing the competition between BJP, Congress, Indian National Lok Dal and the Aam Aadmi Event (AAP).
Kuldeep Bishnoi’s kid Bhavya is contesting the bypoll as the BJP prospect.
The Congress has actually fielded former Union preacher Jai Prakash while the INLD selected Congress rebel Kurda Ram Nambardar as its candidate. Satender Singh is AAP’s candidate.
Kuldeep Bishnoi, boy of the previous Chief Minister of Haryana, Chaudhary Bhajan Lal, lately surrendered from Congress and also signed up with the BJP. Adampur’s seat fell uninhabited after Kuldeep Bishnoi resigned. Adampur seat is considered a stronghold of Bishnoi.
At the same time, considering the bypoll in Adampur, Panchayat and also Zila Parishad elections, AAP is trying to get a footing in Haryana.
Bypolls to the Gola Gokarannath setting up constituency: The BJP has fielded his son Aman Giri while the Samajwadi Party (SP) has given a ticket to former MLA Vinay Tiwari.
The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has fielded Abanti Das for Odisha’s Dhamnagar bypolls while the BJP has fielded Suryabanshi Suraj Sthitaprajana the boy of Bishnu Sethi, BJP MLA after whose death, the assembly seat fell uninhabited, as its candidate for the by-election.
The AAP is also in the battle royal and also has actually offered a ticket to Anwar Sheikh.