Guwahati: Results of the by-election of Assam’s 4 constituencies was declared today. The ruling BJP won in three of the four Assembly seats, with AIUDF winning in one seat.
Rajen Borthakur won in Rangapara Assembly with a total of 78,175 votes while defeating Kartik Kurmi of Congress by 50,154 votes. Meanwhile, BJP’s Bijoy Malakar of Ratabari constituency got 67,973 votes by establishing his win of 23,551 votes.
On the other hand, Nabanita Handique of BJP won the Sonari seat over her rival Sushil Kumar Suri of Congress by over 15,000 votes. However, the BJP failed to manage the seat in the Jania constituency which is won by Rafiqul Islam of AIUDF by 35,037 votes.