Dubbaka bypoll: BJP’s Raghunandan Rao takes lead in 8th round
After counting of votes in the eighth round, Dubbaka bypoll BJP candidate M Raghunandan Rao took a lead of 621 votes over his nearest rival S Sujatha. The BJP gained more votes than TRS in the first five rounds and in the eighth round whereas the TRS has secured more votes in the sixth and seventh rounds. The BJP is leading with 3,106 votes against the TRS. The Congress is in the third position as party’s candidate Ch Srinivas Reddy was able to get only 5,125 votes while BJP has secured 25,878 votes and TRS 22,772.