West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday congratulated Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati after Samajwadi Party's (SP) candidates took a comfortable lead over their rivals in Uttar Pradesh bypolls.
As per the current trends Samjawadi Party (SP) is leading in both Lok Sabha Seats in Uttar Pradesh. SP's Praveen Kumar Nishad has furthered his lead by 25, 950 votes in Gorakhpur
As the counting of votes for Gorakhpur by elections is underway, the early trends show the Samajwadi Party candidate Praveen Kumar Nishad is leading by 14648 votes in third phase.
The counting of votes for Lok Sabha by-election for the two constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, Gorakhpur and Phulpur begins.