BJP wins 17, Cong 11 Assembly by-polls seats
FIVE months after its landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections, the BJP onThursday won 17 Assembly seats in the bypolls held in 51 Assembly constituencies across 18 States. The Congress bagged 11 seats in byelections held on October 21. In Uttar Pradesh, where by-elections were held for 11 Assembly seats, the BJP won 7, its ally Apna Dal got 1, and the Samajwadi Party won 3 seats. The ruling BJP won the Gangoh, Iglas, Lucknow Cantt, ..