DELHI: West Bengal main curate Mamata Banerjee won a landslide triumph from location turf Bhowanipore by implicit 58,000 votes connected Sunday.
Trinamool Congress workers and supporters celebrated extracurricular the residence of Mamata successful Kolkata arsenic she won by 58,832 votes successful Bhowanipore bypolls. Altogether, 21 rounds of counting were held successful the constituency.
Soon aft the canvass results were retired Mamata thanked the voters and said, "I person won the Bhowanipore Assembly bypolls with a borderline of 58,832 votes and person registered the triumph successful each ward of the constituency." She further targeted the Centre saying, "Since the elections started successful Bengal, Central Govt hatched conspiracies to region america (from power). I was wounded successful my feet truthful that I don't contention the polls. I americium grateful to the nationalist for voting for america & to ECI for conducting polls wrong 6 months."
The counting of votes for by-elections successful Bhowanipore, Jangipur, and Samserganj Assembly constituencies successful West Bengal began astatine 8 americium amid choky security. The voting successful the seats was held connected September 30. Samajwadi Party main Akhilesh Yadav besides congratulated Banerjee. "This triumph of Mamta didi is successful the contented of Satyamev Jayate," helium tweeted successful Hindi.
The full fig of voters successful Bhowanipore is 20,64,56; of which 1,11,243 are antheral and 95,209 are women. There were 287 booths successful Bhowanipore, of which the fig of main booths was 269. Trinamool Congress had registered a landslide triumph successful assembly polls winning 213 of 294 seats successful the West Bengal assembly. The BJP won 77 seats.
After Banerjee's decision successful Nandigram, Sovandeb Chattopadhyay, a authorities minister, vacated the Bhabanipur spot to facilitate her instrumentality to the assembly from there. The TMC had won the spot successful the April-May assembly polls by a borderline of astir 28,000 votes.