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Assam Elections: BJP Coming Back to Power, Alliance Wins 75 Seats

Catch all the live updates on the Assam Assembly election results here.

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The BJP is all set to come back to power in Assam, with the party and its alliance partners winning 75 out of the 126 seats in the state on Sunday, 2 May. While the saffron party won 60 seats on its own, the Asom Gana Parishad won nine and United People's Party Liberal six.

The Congress-led alliance, meanwhile, won 50 seats, including 29 by the Congress, 16 by AIUDF, four by Bodoland Peoples Front and one by CPI(M).

Current Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma won from the Majuli and Jalukbari constituencies respectively.

Catch all the updates on the election results in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala.

Snapshot
  • Activist and prominent peasant leader Akhil Gogoi won from the Sibsagar constituency as an Independent candidate
  • Congress’ Ripun Bora lost to BJP’s Utpal Borah from the Gohpur constituency
  • Asom Gana Parishad’s Atul Bora won from the Bokakhat constituency by a big margin

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10:55 PM , 02 May

BJP’s Utpal Borah Wins Gohpur

BJP’s Utpal Borah wins Gohpur by a margin of 29,294 votes. INC’s Ripun Bora trails.

Assam Elections: BJP Coming Back to Power, Alliance Wins 75 Seats
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10:42 PM , 02 May

BJP’s Taranga Gogoi Wins Naharkatia

BJP’s Taranga Gogoi wins Naharkatia by a margin of 14,976 votes. INC’s Pranati Phukan trails behind.

Assam Elections: BJP Coming Back to Power, Alliance Wins 75 Seats
9:49 PM , 02 May

BJP’s Terash Gowalla Wins Duliajan

BJP’s Terash Gowalla wins in the Duliajan constituency with a margin of 8,110 votes. INC’s Dhrubajyoti Gogoi trails.

Assam Elections: BJP Coming Back to Power, Alliance Wins 75 Seats
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9:18 PM , 02 May

PM Modi Appreciates Assam's NDA Workers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked the people of Assam for choosing NDA. He tweeted in appreciation of NDA karyakartas on Sunday.


Published: 02 May 2021, 7:04 AM IST