UP Election Results 2022:
BJP Eyes Historic Return, Takes Big Lead Over SP
As counting of votes for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections began at 8 am on Thursday, 10 March, the BJP took lead in over 100 seats with the Samajwadi Party at the second spot as of 9:10 am.
Yogi Adityanath will become the first chief minister of the state to retain the top post for two consecutive terms.
source : quint
CM Yogi Adityanath is leading from the Gorakhpur Urban constituency as per initial trends and SP leader Shivpal Yadav is leading in the Jaswant Nagar
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Both Yogi Adityanath and Akhilesh Yadav contested their maiden Assembly elections from the Gorakhpur Urban and Karhal constituencies respectively
The BJP in 2017 bagged a resounding victory by winning 325 out of the 403 Assembly seats and SP, with Congress alliance, had won just 47 seats in 2017
The BJP is eyeing a historic return to become the first ever party to retain power for a second consecutive term in the state.