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R.K. Nagar bypoll | Live: 60 MLAs in our side, claims Dhinakaran supporter Thangatamilselvan
Dhinakaran maintains steady lead after 12 rounds of counting; AIADMK assured of deposit.
Sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinkaran established a clear lead in the counting of votes on Sunday at the Queen Mary’s College for the Dr. Radhakrishnan Nagar bypoll. More than a year after Jayalalithaa’s death, the constituency that she represented in the Tamil Nadu Assembly finally elected her replacement on December 21.
Security has been beefed up in various parts of the city, officials said. Over 500 security personnel are deployed around Queen Mary’s College.
RK Nagar election: Dinakaran’s victory has been confirmed by the number of votes counted up to now
RK Nagar election: The victory of the ballot is now confirmed by the number of votes counted …
Tally at the end of 17th round
RK Nagar election: 16th round counting begins …
People do not consider BJP to stand on the ground: No.Ganesan interview,
NONE Gonzalez said that people do not consider the BJP to stand on the ground. BJP contested in the election because we did not support the AIADMK. In the election, Jayalalithaa’s name was told by DDV Dinakaran that he has won the election.
Tally at the end of 16th round
4.50 p.m.: Mr. Dhinkaran looks all set to take the R.K. Nagar situate, as checking enters last round.
4.30 p.m.: As the seventeenth round of checking got in progress, Mr. Dinakaran drives his closest adversary by an edge of 35,685 votes. With around 30,000 to be tallied, Mr. Dhinkaran’s triumph has been guaranteed.
Dinakaran is leading in the 15 th round
At present 35 thousand votes are available
4.15 p.m.: Tally at the end of 15th round
As Mr. Dhinakaran maintains an unassailable lead, VCK leader Thol. Thirumavalavan says R.K. Nagar has settled the question about Jayalalithaa’s successor.
4.05 p.m.: Tally at the end of 14th round
3.25 p.m.: Tally at the end of 12th round
After this round the AIADMK is assured of retaining its deposit.
3.15 p.m.: Tally at the end of 11th round
3.10 p.m.: Disqualified MLA Thangatamilselvan claims support of 60 MLAs for the Dhinakaran group. He says the R.K. Nagar result has demonstrated that Mr. Dhinakaran was “the main competitor fit for driving the AIADMK”.
3 p.m.: Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker Thambi Durai says R.K. Nagar result is a vote against the DMK and “the 2G trick”. What’s more, BJP National Secretary H. Raja terms it as a triumph for cash control.
2.45 p.m.: In the tenth round, Mr. Dinakaran adds 4,500 votes to his count. Mr. Madhusoodhanan gets 3,595 votes and Mr. Ganesh 1,584.
Tally at the end of 10th round
2.30 p.m. Mr. Dhinakaran includes 9,962 votes after ninth round of checking. He now has 44,308 votes. His closest opponent AIADMK’s Mr. Madhusoodhanan 21,972 votes, trailed by DMK’s Mr. Marudhu Ganesh with 11,431 votes.
2 p.m.: Mr. Dhinakaran pays tributes at the MGR and Jayalalithaa memorials.
Tally at the end of seventh round
1:30 pm: I am an autonomous possibility for namesake yet the gathering specialists are with me. I additionally have Amma’s desires, says Mr. Dhinakaran.1:40 pm: As it gives the idea that the DMK competitor may complete the race in the third place, the gathering home office Anna Arivalayam and the living arrangement of DMK’s Working president Stalin in Chittaranjan Road wears a betrayed look.
1:00 pm: Tally at the end of sixth round
12:55 pm: In the 6th round of checking, Mr. Dhinakaran leads by 2,988 votes. Including all the six rounds of checking, he drives AIADMK’s Mr. Madhusoodhanan by an edge of 15,345 votes.
Immense help for Mr. Dhinakaran in Ward 38 in Tondiarpet where the previous Corporation Taxation and Finance Committee Member S. Santhanam was councilor. Mr. Santhanam kicked the bucket in a street mishap close Tiruchi in front of the byelection.
12:50 pm: T.T.V. Dhinakaran touches base at Chennai airplane terminal. He is relied upon to achieve MGR commemoration inside 60 minutes.
12:40 pm: Tally at the end of fifth round
12:35 pm: Minister Sellur Raju says the administration will confront no risk whatever might be the result of the bypoll. The AIADMK resembles a banyan tree. Noone can do anything to it, he says.
12:30 pm: Pugazhendi, once in the past the leader of AIADMK’s Karnataka unit, says Mr. Dhinakaran’s fast approaching triumph will “change the scene in Tamil Nadu Assembly.” He will enter the Assembly as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, says Mr. Pugazhendi, a Dhinakaran follower.
12:20 pm: Mr. Dhinakaran sees a plunge in votes surveyed amid the fifth round. Nonetheless, he keeps on driving by an edge of 517 votes in the fifth round. Including all the five rounds of tallying, Mr. Dinakaran drives AIADMK ‘s Madhusoodhanan by 12357 votes.
It gives the idea that a lump of votes surveyed in territories, for example, Ezhil Nagar, MGR Nagar and JJ Nagar have gone for AIADMK.
High pay neighborhoods, for example, Sundaram Pillai Nagar in Tondiarpet have bolstered AIADMK. Mr. Madhusoodhanan secures a greater number of votes than Mr. Dhinakaran in the region
12:10 pm: Tally at the end of fourth round
11:50 am: The AIADMK central command wears a left look, reports R. Sujatha.
This is the first run through the AIADMK is losing the lofty R.K. Nagar situate since 2001. This is likewise the first run through the voting demographic is set to choose a free hopeful.
11:40 am: BJP pioneer Subramanian Swamy has remarked on R.K. Nagar decisions. “Dinakaran appears to have won the R K Nagar race caused by JJ passing. I hope to see the two ADMK groups now to join for 2019 LS survey,” he has tweeted.
He minced no words in scrutinizing the state BJP initiative for the poor show. “A national decision party gets a fourth of NOTA’s vote. Time for responsibility,” Dr. Swamy tweeted.
11:30 am: Sources say Mr. Dhinakaran will land at Chennai airplane terminal later in the day and go to MGR commemoration to pay tributes to the previous boss pastor on his demise commemoration. He will then continue to the tallying focus.
Mr. Dhinakaran leads by 11816 votes after the finish of fourth round of checking.
11:20 am: Tally at the end of third round
11:00 am Tamil Nadu BJP boss Tamilisai Soundararajan has said the checking patterns indicate money for-votes was uncontrolled in the byelection. The BJP has pulled a poor show with its gathering applicant getting votes not as much as NOTA choice.
10:55 am: Tally at the end of second round
AIADMK govt will fall in 3 months: Dhinakaran
10:45 am: TTV Dhinakaran meets the press at Madurai air terminal and thanks individuals of R.K. Nagar who voted in favor of him. Expressing gratitude toward the “1.5 crore” specialists who encouraged his triumph, Mr. Dhinakaran claims that the AIADMK will lose its decision party status in three months time.
Mr. Dhinakaran asserted his group was the “genuine AIADMK” and goes ahead to state “R.K. Nagar individuals have picked Amma’s successor.” It doesn’t make a difference who has the Two Leaves image or the gathering’s name. What makes a difference is the who the 1.5 crore party laborers are agreed with, he said.