08:09 AM, 23-Jun-2022
Azam made allegations
Meanwhile, shortly before the start of the voting, Azam Khan has said that if the voting percentage falls, then the blame lies on the government too. They created havoc overnight. Jeeps and sirens were everywhere in the city (Rampur). They took people to the police station, beat them up and I have also heard about some money transfers. it’s embarrassing.
08:03 AM, 23-Jun-2022
Akhilesh resigned from Azamgarh Lok Sabha seat after being elected MLA
He resigned from the post of MP of Azamgarh Lok Sabha constituency after SP President Akhilesh Yadav was elected MLA from Karhal assembly seat in Mainpuri district. Similarly, Azam Khan resigned from the post of Rampur Lok Sabha MP after being elected MLA from Rampur. By-elections are being held on Rampur and Azamgarh seats, which fell vacant due to the resignation of both.
07:52 AM, 23-Jun-2022
Claims to make voting fair and peaceful
Chief Electoral Officer Ajay Kumar Shukla has claimed to have completed all the preparations to make the polling fair and peaceful. The results will come on June 26. Meanwhile, Azam Khan has made serious allegations against the state police.
07:46 AM, 23-Jun-2022
Lok Sabha by-election: Voting begins for by-elections in Azamgarh and Rampur, Azam accuses police
Voting for the by-elections in Azamgarh and Rampur Lok Sabha constituencies has begun at 7 am. Voting will take place till 6 pm. Six candidates are in the fray in Rampur and 13 in Azamgarh.