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BJP tally touches 28 in MP after they win Rewa and Bhind lok sabha seats

The BJP, which lost assembly elections just six months ago, made a comeback in the Lok Sabha polls, winning 28 of the 29 seats at stake.

Press Trust of India  |  Bhopal 

BJP supporters celebrate win. Photo: PTI
BJP supporters celebrate win. Photo: PTI

The won the last two seats where counting went on well past Thursday midnight, taking its overall tally to 28 in

Sitting MP Janadhan Mishra defeated candidate Siddharth Tiwari by a margin of 3,12,807 votes from the Rewa seat.

In Bhind, BJP's Sandhya Rai trounced nominee Devashish Jararia by a margin of 1,99,885 votes.

In Rewa and Bhind, the counting process concluded at around 3.30 am.

With this, results of all the 29 seats in are out.

The BJP, which lost assembly elections just six months ago, made a spectacular comeback in the Lok Sabha polls, winning 28 of the 29 seats at stake.

The Congress, currently in power in the state, was reduced to just one seat.

First Published: Fri, May 24 2019. 11:16 IST
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