BJP candidate and CM Manik Saha wins Town Bardowali seat.
After the eighth and the final round of counting for the bypolls in Town Bardowali, Tripura CM Manik Saha was leading by 6,104 votes ahead of his nearest contestant and Congress candidate Ashish Kumar Saha. Manik Saha needs to win this election to continue as the CM.
Final by-poll Results in two seats of city:
8- Town Bordowali:
EVM+ Postal Ballot vote count
Dr. Manik Saha (BJP)- total 17,181 (16870+ 311)
Ashis Kumar Saha (Cong)- total 11077 (10930+147)
Sanhita Banerjee (TMC)- total 986 (973+13)
Raghunath Sarkar (FB)- 3376 (3298+ 78)
Dr. Manik Saha defeats Cong candidate Ashis Kumar Saha by 6104 votes.
EVM + Postal ballots vote count
Sudip Roy Barman (Cong)- 17431
Dr. Ashok Sinha (BJP)- 14268
Krishna Majumder (CPM)- 6808
Panna Deb (TMC)- 842
Cong’s Sudip Roy Barman wins