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Amethi Election Results 2024 Highlights: Kisori Lal defeats Smriti Irani by 167196 votes

Amethi Lok Sabha Election Results 2024 Highlights: Congress's Kishori Lal won the seat by167196 votes.
Amethi Election Results 2024 Highlights: In an emotional message for Kishori Lal, Priyanka Gandhi wrote on X that she never had any doubt and knew Sharma would win.
Amethi Election Results 2024 Highlights: In an emotional message for Kishori Lal, Priyanka Gandhi wrote on X that she never had any doubt and knew Sharma would win.

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: Congress's Kishori Lal Sharma has won the Amethi Lok Sabha seat by defeating union minister and BJP candidate Smriti Irani by a margin of 167196 votes. As per the Election Commission's data, Lal has got 539228 votes compared to Irani's 372032. His vote share is at 54.99 per cent while it is 37.94 per cent for Irani. Full coverage of 2024 election results by Hindustan Times...Read More

The Amethi Lok Sabha seat, one of the 80 parliamentary constituencies in Uttar Pradesh, has historically been a stronghold of the Indian National Congress.

Union minister Smriti Irani of the Bharatiya Janata Party had emerged as a giant-killer in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. She defeated the then Congress president Rahul Gandhi from the Nehru-Gandhi bastion Amethi by over 50,000 votes.

Check below key details about the Amethi Election results-

Lok Sabha Election Results 2024 Live Updates

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June 4, 2024 6:56 PM IST

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Around 5.40 lakh votes for Kishori Lal

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Here are the key highlights of the Amethi election results-

Name of the winner: Kishori Lal

Party: Indian National Congress

EVM votes: 536680

Postal votes: 2548

Total votes: 539228

% of votes: 54.99 per cent

BJP's Smriti Irani stood second with 372032 (37.94 per cent) votes.

June 4, 2024 6:46 PM IST

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Kishori Lal defeats Smriti Irani by 167196 votes

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Congress's Kishori Lal has defeated union minister Smriti Irani in Amethi by a margin of 167196 votes.

June 4, 2024 6:25 PM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Kisori Lal Ji's victory was certain…wrong to say he is a PA, says Rahul Gandhi

“Kishori Lal Sharma ji has been working for the Congress party in Amethi for 40 years. He has a relationship with the people of Amethi. Perhaps, the BJP didn't understand that Kishori Lal Sharma is a person closely connected to Amethi, and his victory was certain. I would like to congratulate him…” Rahul Gandhi said in a press conference.

"It is wrong to say he is a PA,” he added.

June 4, 2024 5:31 PM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Check the latest information

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Congress's Kishori Lal is leading with 1,61,266 v

Kishori Lal: 524892 votes (54.87 per cent)

Smriti Irani: 363626 votes (38.01 per cent)

June 4, 2024 5:06 PM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: “I didn't fight this election, the people of Amethi did”, Congress's Kishori Lal says

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Congress candidate Kishori Lal Sharma, who is on the verge of pulling off a major upset by defeating Union Minister Smriti Irani from Amethi, termed this a victory of the 'Gandhi family' and the people of Amethi.

KL Sharma, the long associate of the Gandhi family was given the responsibility of winning back the party's once-held bastion.

"This is the victory of the Gandhi family and the people of Amethi...the counting is still taking place, so I won't call it a victory now," Sharma told ANI.

“I didn't fight this election, the people of Amethi did…The Gandhi family gave me the ticket and bestowed a responsibility on me, and I think I am fulfilling their expectations,” the Congress candidate said.

(ANI)

June 4, 2024 4:44 PM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Kishori Lal with over 4.6 lakh votes

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live updates (Screenshot of the ECI website)
Amethi Election Result 2024 Live updates (Screenshot of the ECI website)
June 4, 2024 4:25 PM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Kishori Lal, a Punjab native who played key role in Sonia Gandhi's 1st win

Kishori Lal, a Punab native, first came to Amethi in 1983 as a Congress worker and was closely associated with former prime minister (late) Rajiv Gandhi. After Rajiv Gandhi's death in 1991, he kept working for the party in Amethi. He played a key role in Sonia Gandhi's first electoral win in 1999. Read more about him here.

June 4, 2024 3:46 PM IST

'Kishori bhaiya...': Priyanka Gandhi's emotional post for Congress candidate

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: In an emotional message for Kishori Lal Sharma, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra wrote on X that she never had any doubt and knew Sharma would win. "My heartiest congratulations to you and my beloved brothers and sisters," she added.

Read the story here.

June 4, 2024 3:29 PM IST

Victory of Gandhi family, people of Amethi: Congress candidate Kishori Lal Sharma

“This is the victory of the Gandhi family and the people of Amethi,” Congress candidate Kishori Lal told ANI. He is leading the seat with 397538 votes.

June 4, 2024 3:11 PM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Who is Kishori Lal, Congress candidate in Amethi

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Congress candidate Kishori Lal is likely to avenge the defeat of Rahul Gandhi by Smriti Irani as he leads by over 1.10 lakh votes against the union minister. Kishori Lal is a confidant of the Gandhi family. He was Sonia Gandhi's constituency representative in Rae Bareli and the point-person in Rae Bareli and Amethi for all matters linked to the Gandhi family. Read more about him here.

June 4, 2024 2:39 PM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Priyanka Gandhi congratulates Kishori Lal

“Kishori bhaiya, I never had any doubts, I was sure from the beginning that you will win. Hearty congratulations to you and my dear brothers and sisters of Amethi!” Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra wrote on X in Hindi.

June 4, 2024 2:14 PM IST

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Rahul Gandhi didn't contest from Amethi, is winning both Rae Bareli,

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi decided not to contest from Amethi this time, a seat which was a Congress stronghold till his defeat to Smriti Irani in 2019. This time, Rahul Gandhi contested the Lok Sabha poll from Rae Bareli, replacing his mother Sonia Gandhi and from Waynad where he won last time.

In Rae Bareli, Rahul Gandhi is leading ahead of BJP's Dinesh Pratap Singh with 255698 votes. In Waynad, he is leading by 324320 ahead of his closest rival Annie Raja of the Communist Party of India.

June 4, 2024 1:35 PM IST

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Kishori Lal Sharma, the man pitted by Congress against Smriti Irani

Kishori Lal Sharma, who is leading by 68460 ahead of Union Minister Smriti Irani, is a close associate and loyalist of the Gandhi family. He is originally from Punjab's Ludhiana. Watch this episode of Know Your Candidate (KYC) to know all about Sharma.

June 4, 2024 12:54 PM IST

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Smriti Irani now distant second, Kishori Lal leading by 50,000+

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Smriti Irani is trailing by 55974 votes to Congress Candidate Kisori Lal.
Kisori Lal: 199363 votes

Smriti Irani: 143389 votes.

June 4, 2024 12:03 PM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live: Votes counted so far

KISHORI LAL (INC): 150363 votes

SMRITI IRANI (BJP): 104458

NANHE SINGH CHAUHAN (BSP): 10099

SURENDRA KUMAR (IND): 1685

DINESH CHANDRA MAURYA (JSP): 1360

JAGDAMBA PRASAD YADAV (IND): 1269

BHAGWANDIN PASI (MAP): 660

CHANDRAWATI (IND): 610

MOHD HASAN LAHRI (RNVP): 461

KHUSHIRAM (IND): 423

UDAYRAJ (IND) 386

SANTRAM (IND): 315

SHAILENDRA KUMAR MISHRA (Sanyogwadi Party): 298

NOTA: 2792

(Source: ECI)

June 4, 2024 10:57 AM IST

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: With over 60,000 votes, Kishori Lal widens lead further

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Congress candidate Kishori Lal has extended his lead further, with a margin of 19257 votes.

Kishori Lal (INC): 70252 votes

Smriti Irani (BJP): 50995 votes

June 4, 2024 10:11 AM IST

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Kishori Lal extends lead by 10,000+ votes

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Congress candidate Kishori Lal has widened his lead over BJP's Smriti Irani by 10423 votes. With 35282, Lal is on top while Irani is second with 24859 votes.

June 4, 2024 9:40 AM IST

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: Smriti Irani behind Congress candidate

Amethi Election Result 2024 Live: As per data available on the Election Commission's website, Congress's Kishori Lal is leading by 3,018 votes. He has got 11,742 votes so far while Irani has secured 8,724.

June 4, 2024 9:28 AM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: Smriti Irani's political career

Born on March 23, 1976, Smriti Irani was a prominent figure in the television industry before entering politics. She served as the Union Human Resource Development Minister (now called Education Minister) from May 2014 to July 2016. She was the minister of Information and Broadcasting from July 2017 to May 2018.

June 4, 2024 8:40 AM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: KL Sharma, Congress candidate from Amethi seat

Congress fielded KL Sharma from Amethi for the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. After 2014 and 2019, many were hoping for another contest between Rahul Gandhi and Smriti Irani but the former decided to contest from Rae Bareli instead.

Watch: KL Sharma, The Man Pitted Against Smriti Irani In Former Gandhi Bastion

June 4, 2024 8:19 AM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: Smriti Irani thanks the people of Amethi

June 4, 2024 8:16 AM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: Smriti Irani's remarkable victory in 2019

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: The Amethi Lok Sabha seat has historically been a stronghold of the Indian National Congress. In 2019, Irani pulled off a remarkable victory by defeating then Congress president Rahul Gandhi by over 50,000 votes.

June 4, 2024 8:14 AM IST

Election Results 2024 Live Updates: Amethi voted on May 4

Amethi voted during the sixth phase of the Lok Sabha Elections 2024 on May 20.

The Amethi seat comprises five assembly segments: Tiloi, Salon, Jagdishpur, Gauriganj, and Amethi.

June 4, 2024 8:12 AM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: BJP's Smriti Irani contesting for third time

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: Smriti Irani contested on a BJP ticket from the Amethi seat for the third time this year. In her first election in 2014, she lost to Congress's Rahul Gandhi by a margin of 1 lakh votes and recorded a win in 2019 by a margin of around 55,000.

June 4, 2024 8:10 AM IST

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: Counting underway

Amethi Election Results 2024 Live Updates: Counting of votes for the Amethi Lok Sabha seat started at 8 am today.

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