(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
July 11, 2010
Left Front Wins
following is a UNI
report on the election results of the Durgapur assembly seat: "The Left
bastion remained undestroyed in the Durgapur - 1 Assembly seat with
Archana Bhattacharjee winning the Bye
Election with 53,513 votes on July 08, 2010. Trinamool-backed Congress
Banshibadan Karmakar received 44,696 votes while BJP's Koushik
bagged 4,243 votes. RJD's Sunil Yadav got 1,735 votes.
Of the total 1,39,262 voters, 1,04,187 votes were cast. Wearing a winner's smile, Ms Bhattacharjee said, "The victory is not mine alone, it's my party's victory."
According to the detailed report on the results of the Durgapur-1 Bye-elction - 2010, the Left Front candidate of CPI(M) Party scored 51.36 per cent of votes while the Trinamool-backed Congress candidate got 42.90 per cent of votes. Two others were independent candidates.