- Counting will begin at 8 am
- Bypolls was a prestige issue for both Congress and BJP
- The results will certainly impact the next year’s Assembly polls
Both Congress and BJP had made it a prestige issue and did a hectic campaigning.
The bypolls were necessitated in Gundlupet after the sitting MLA, and minister HS Mahadeva Prasad passed away, and in Nanjangud, veteran Congress leader V Srinivas Prasad defected to BJP.
Counting of votes will begin at 8 am, and the final result is expected to be out by 11 am. In Nanjangud, counting will be held at JSS College and at St John's School in Gundlupet.
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:38 PM IST