Noorpur By-election Results: The results of Noorpur by-election in Uttar Pradesh will be declared today. Counting of votes for Noorpur bypoll results will begin at 8 am. The Assembly seat went to polls on May 28. Catch live news and updates on Noorpur by-election results here. Also Read - CM Yogi Issues Fresh Instructions, Tasks Team-9 To Ensure All-Round Effort To Tackle Covid 2.0
Noorpur Assembly seat fell vacant after the death of BJP sitting MLA Lokendra Singh Chouhan. Chouhan was a two-time MLA from here. To retain the Vidhan Sabha seat, the BJP fielded Avnish Singh who will take on Samajwadi Party’s Naim Ul-Hasan. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which is a fringe player in the state, supported the SP candidate. Also Read - Noida Lockdown Extended Till May 10 | Check Steps to Apply For e-pass Online
Also in the fray are Lok Dal’s Gohar Iqbal, Rashtriya Janhit Sangharsh Party’s Zaheer Alam, Bharatiya Momin Front’s Maya, Uttar Pradesh Republican Party’s Ram Ratan, and four Independent candidates. Stakes are high for the BJP after its defeat in Gorakhpur and Phulpur by-elections by the SP-BSP alliance. Also Read - Uttar Pradesh Government Makes COVID Vaccine Free For Working Journalists And Their Families. Read Details
It will be a litmus test for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as a positive outcome is necessary for the saffron party to maintain its majority in the Lok Sabha. The results will also test the mettle of a united opposition with that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. After losing from Gorakhpur and Phulpur, the BJP had profusely campaigned to win the Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur Assembly seat.