Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: The BJP was on Friday set for a comfortable majority in the Lok Sabha. The Congress, India`s oldest political party which had ruled India for a decade since 2004 as the head of the UPA, appeared set for an unprecedented rout.
Here are some of the candidates who sprang a surprise by defeating top leaders in the Lok Sabha elections:
Zakir Husain of the INLD by a margin of 2,71,120 votes from Gurgaon constituency.
won the Khunti Lok Sabha seat in Jharkhand defeating his nearest rival Enosh Ekka of Jharkhand Party by 92,948 votes.
and former Union Minister Bijoya Chakravarty defeated Congress candidate Manash Bora, son of Assam Social Welfare Minister Akon Bora by a margin 3,15,784 votes.
4,66,873 votes from Faridabad defeating his nearest rival and sitting MP Avtar Singh Bhadana of the Congress.