The ruling Congress in Uttarakhand on Wednesday got a boost after Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna won from Sitarganj.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna defeated his nearest BJP rival from Sitarganj Assembly seat hours after counting for the recently concluded byelection began on Wednesday morning.
BJP Tuesday announced the candidature of Prakash Pant for contesting the Sitarganj bypoll against Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna.
Stung by the desertion of a party MLA, BJP appears to be in no hurry to kick off its poll campaign against Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna.
The bye-election for Sitarganj Assembly constituency in Uttarakhand, from where state chief minister Vijay Bahuguna is likely to contest, will be held on July 8, the Election Commission announced on Friday.
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