Consultant Picture | picture credit score: PTI
- In Himachal Pradesh, by-elections had been held on three meeting seats- Fatehpur, Arki and Jubbal-Kotkhai.
- BJP has 43 out of 68 meeting seats in Himachal Pradesh
- Six candidates are in fray for Mandi Lok Sabha seat
Shimla: In a serious blow to the BJP, the Congress received the Mandi parliamentary seat in Himachal Pradesh and three meeting seats of Fatehpur, Arki and Jubai-Kothkai.
In Mandi Lok Sabha seat, Congress candidate and late Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh’s spouse Pratibha Singh defeated Kargil warfare hero Brigadier (Retd) BJP’s Khushal Thakur by a margin of seven,490 seats.
Bhawani Singh Pathania of Congress received from Fatehpur. Congress candidates Sanjay and Rohit Thakur registered victories in Arki and Jubbai-Kothkai respectively.
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur stated that he humbly accepts the choice given by the individuals within the by-elections to at least one Lok Sabha seat and three meeting constituencies.
“He stated the outcomes weren’t as per the expectations. He stated that the BJP misplaced the Mandi parliamentary seat by a small margin,” the CMO stated.
mandi election consequence
|prime candidate||Pratibha Singh (Congress)|
Fatehpur, Arki, Jubai-Kothkai Election Outcome 2021
|constituency||prime candidate||trailing candidate||hole||standing|
|Fatehpur||Bhavani Singh Pathania (Congress)||Baldev Thakur (BJP)||5789||consequence declared
|Arki||Sanjay (Congress)||Ratan Singh Pal (BJP)||3219||consequence declared
|Jubbai-Kothkai||Rohit Thakur (Congress)||Chetan Singh Bragta (Impartial)||6293||consequence declared
In Jubbal-Kotkhai seat, the principle contest is between Congress candidate Rohit Thakur and BJP’s insurgent and impartial Chetan Bragata. Bragata is the son of former Horticulture Minister Narendra Bragata, who handed away in June resulting from COVID-19 problems.
In different seats, the principle contest was between the Congress and the BJP.