BJP Takes Early Lead in Arunachal Pradesh Assembly Polls

The BJP is leading in 33 assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh, with the NPEP ahead in six. Vote counting for 50 seats began Sunday morning. BJP has secured 10 seats unopposed in the 60-member assembly. NCP, PPA, and Congress have leads in a few seats amidst rainy conditions.


PTI | Itanagar | Updated: 02-06-2024 10:05 IST | Created: 02-06-2024 10:05 IST
BJP Takes Early Lead in Arunachal Pradesh Assembly Polls
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The ruling BJP in Arunachal Pradesh is currently leading in 33 assembly seats, while the National People's Party (NPEP) is ahead in six constituencies, according to the Election Commission of India.

Counting of votes for 50 assembly seats in the northeastern state began promptly at 6 am on Sunday.

The BJP had already secured 10 seats unopposed in the 60-member assembly, with elections held simultaneously with the Lok Sabha polls on April 19.

Meanwhile, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) is leading in four seats, and the People's Party of Arunachal (PPA) is ahead in three constituencies.

The Congress is leading in one seat, while independents are ahead in two constituencies after the third round of counting. Despite the widespread rain across the state, hundreds of political party supporters were seen eagerly waiting near the counting centers.

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