THE CONGRESS controlled a landslide victory in Madhya Pradesh’s Damoh by-polls the place the celebration’s candidate Ajay Tandon received by means of a margin of 17,089 votes, just about main in the entire 26 rounds. A high-pitched election marketing campaign held by means of the ruling BJP, which introduced Leader Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to marketing campaign for turncoat Rahul Singh Lodhi, turns out to have labored towards the celebration.
Lodhi had defected to BJP in October necessitating the by-polls. He had defeated former finance minister and BJP chief Jayant Malaiya, who used to be dealing with anti-incumbency in 2018, with a slim margin of 800 votes.
Talking to journalists, Lodhi, who fought from Malaiya’s seat, accused him of being answerable for the defeat. “I’ve misplaced in the ones wards which used to be at once underneath Jayant Malaiya’s watch. He used to be given the duty of the city spaces, which we misplaced to Congress. I with a bit of luck say that it used to be Malaiya circle of relatives’s plan that labored and BJP misplaced the by-polls. Congress didn’t have employees running on flooring,” he mentioned.
In the meantime, state Congress president, Kamal Nath referred to as this victory a sign of the days to come back for BJP. Nath mentioned, “I congratulate the folk of Damoh for they have got sided with reality and that they’re with the forces that unite the rustic.”
He additionally asked the celebration employees not to rejoice the victory at the streets owing to the second one wave of Covid-19.