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BJP's defeat in MP Assembly bypoll shows people are angry:

Press Trust of India  |  Lucknow 

The BJP's defeat in the Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll in shows in which direction the wind is blowing and that the people are angry at the party, chief said here.

The BJP's defeat in Chitrakoot shows there is distrust and anger among the people. They now know the truth of the and demonetisation, he said.

"The result shows in which direction the wind is blowing. The wind of the BJP's defeat will reach too," Yadav said.

candidate Nilanshu Chaturvedi defeated the ruling BJP's Shankar Dayal Tripathi by a margin of over 14,000 votes today in Chitrakoot (MP).

Chaturvedi polled 66,810 votes as against Tripathi's 52,677 votes, returning officer A P Dwivedi said.

Around 65 per cent voting was recorded in the November 9 bypoll, necessitated following the death of sitting (65).

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First Published: Sun, November 12 2017. 17:42 IST