SP’s lead on the Phulpur seat proper from the primary spherical prompted early celebrations by occasion staff. By midday, in additional excellent news, the SP candidate from Gorakhpur additionally took a lead including to the revelry.
By 1pm, staff began enjoying with colors, additionally elevating slogans hailing the SP-BSP alliance like “Bua-Bhatija Zindabad” and “Jai Akhilesh”.
At round 1.30pm, Samajwadi Celebration candidate from Phulpur Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel had secured a lead of over 22,000 votes towards BJP candidate Kaushalendra Singh Patel.
In Gorakhpur, in the meantime, Samajwadi Celebration’s Praveen Kumar Nishad had garnered a lead of over 19,000 votes by the top of the 20th spherical of counting.