Jaipur, Jan 30 (PTI) Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has claimed that Congress will emerge as winner in bypolls conducted in Ajmer and Alwar Lok Sabha constituencies and Mandalgarh Assembly seat in the state yesterday. Also Read - RJ polls: Cong announces 10 new names in third list, leaves 5 seats for allies

Congress will win bypolls conducted on all the three seats, Gehlot said talking to reporters in Kota today. Also Read - Raj bypoll results no cause for alarm: Nitish

State election department has made arrangements for counting scheduled on February 1 for all the three seats. Also Read - Rajasthan bypolls: victorious MPs, MLA meet Rahul, Sonia

Information of all rounds of counting will be available on department’s website, a spokesperson said.

Bypolls were necessitated in these three seats due to the deaths of the sitting lawmakers. Ajmer MP Sanwar Lal Jat, Alwar MP Chand Nath and Mandalgarh MLA Kirti Kumari (all of BJP) passed away last year.

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