Gundlupet(Search results - 14)
Apr 18, 2017, 1:32 PM IST
In poll mode, Congress begins caste calculations
Congress in the State seems to be working overtime on caste calculations to retain its bypolls' victory run in the Assembly elections scheduled for 2018. The Congress trumped BJP in the recently concluded bypolls in Gundlupet and Nanjangud constituencies.
Apr 14, 2017, 4:15 PM IST
Interview: My husband’s work and loose talk by BJP worked in my favour: MLA Geetha
Geetha Mahadev Prasad, a debutant in politics, is the new MLA of Gundlupet Constituency. She defeated her BJP counterpart Niranjan Kumar by a margin of over 11,000 votes. The by-election in Gundlupet was conducted as Geetha’s husband Mahadev Prasad, who was in the Congress party Cabinet had an untimely death due to cardiac arrest.
Apr 13, 2017, 12:38 PM IST
Understanding Bypoll results: Factors that favoured Congress over BJP
It's a celebration time in Congress camp after winning two constituencies – Gundlupet and Nanjangud – in the bypolls. But BJP which was rather overconfident throughout the campaign is now on doing some soul-search.
Apr 13, 2017, 7:25 AM IST
Bypolls verdict: It's a sweet revenge for Congress in Nanjangud and Gundlupet
"BJP humiliated me and its defeat is people's response to their attitude towards women," is how Geetha Mahadeva Prasad, Congress candidate from Gundlupet, responded to her victory in the bypolls.
Apr 12, 2017, 6:11 AM IST
Will it be BJP or Cong? Results of Karnataka bypolls to be out tomorrow
All eyes are on Gundlupet and Nanjnagud constituencies where the fate of Congress and BJP will be known tomorrow as counting of votes will be held on Thursday. The bypolls has gained much significance as the state will go to polls in 2018.
Apr 10, 2017, 7:12 AM IST
Bypolls in Karnataka: BJP candidate Srinivas Prasad was not allowed to vote
BJP candidate V Srinivas Prasad had to return from polling booth without casting his vote during the bypolls on Sunday.
Apr 9, 2017, 8:14 AM IST
What you need to know so far from Gundlupet and Nanjangud bypolls
The bypolls that are underway in Gundlupet and Nanjangud constituencies were not devoid of some interesting incidents.
Here are a few.
Apr 8, 2017, 11:59 AM IST
250 road shows and 78 rallies. BSY does everything to win this bypolls!
With just a few hours left for the bypolls at Gundlupet and Nanjangud constituencies – April 9 – both Congress and BJP have left no stone unturned to win the elections.
Apr 8, 2017, 6:56 AM IST
Video: Yeddyurappa caught on camera distributing money
Former Chief Minister and BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa was found distributing Rs 1 lakh compensation to the family of a farmer who committed suicide at Gundlupet. This is a clear violation of the code of conduct as the constituency is going for by-polls on April 9.
Mar 31, 2017, 12:28 PM IST
This is how BJP leader Yeddyurappa made this woman cry in public
Nanjangud and Gundlupet are gearing up for a by-election in Karnataka. Both BJP and Congress have taken it as a matter of prestige to win the constituencies. Gundlupet contestant from Congress, Geetha Mahadev Prasad recently shed tears claiming that BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa had insulted her.
Mar 21, 2017, 2:26 PM IST
This crorepati Congress contestant has no Pan Card!
Four contestants from Congress and BJP have filed their nomination to the by-polls in Gundlupet and Nanjangud constituencies. All the four contestants are crorepatis, and one of them doesn’t even hold a Pan Card.
Mar 17, 2017, 4:56 PM IST
Will Congress get sympathy votes or BJP take away the Gundlupet seat?
Both Congress and BJP are on a campaigning spree for the by-poll in Nanjangud and Gundlupet as it has become a matter of prestige for both the parties in Karnataka. But which party stands a better chance to win the election?