Thiruvananthapuram: continued his run for the third time, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Friday gained a finish over Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha body by ninety nine,989 votes.
Tharoor was alveolate against BJP’s Kummanam Rajasekharan and C Dinakaran of CPI(M). this MP polled forty one6131 votes with 41.19 per cent vote share.
Political churn over the contentious Sabrimala issue helped Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) to emerge as a victorious with nineteen seats out of total twenty within the seat.
“Since 1997, we tend to ne’er had such a decent end in Kerala. we tend to square measure winning nineteen and that we could yet all twenty seats. The state has become associate model for what the politics of the Congress across the nation may well be. I simply hope we are going to be able to build from the terribly dissatisfactory result across the nation as a result of ours is that the right message for future growth and prosperity in India”, Tharoor told cuckoo, early within the day.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi, World Health Organization couldn’t place up a decent show in his bastion in Uttar Pradesh’ Amethi, won Wayanad Parliamentary body in Kerala by over four large integer votes.
However, the saffron wave that sweptback the complete country, couldn’t create its means through Kerala. The BJP has not won one seat within the state.
In 2014, the UDF won twelve seats and Left Democratic Front won eight seats.
Despite Kerala’s landmark finish, Congress might solely manage to induce forty nine seats whereas leading on different 3 seats. Whereas the BJP recurrent its 2014 landslide finish with winning 287 seats to this point.(FA9NEWS)