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Updated June 4th, 2024 at 20:57 IST

Jharkhand Lok Sabha Poll Result 2024: BJP Leads in 8 Seats, JMM Ahead in 3; Counting Underway

Jharkhand Election Result 2024: As the counting of votes still underway, the latest ECI trends show that the BJP leading on 8 seats of the 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in Jharkhand, while the JMM leading on 3 seats.

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Jharkhand LS Poll Result | Image: Republic
2: 41 IST, June 4th 2024

The BJP was leading in nine Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand, its ally AJSU Party in one, while the Congress and JMM were ahead in two each, according to available trends. Union Minister and sitting MP Arjun Munda was trailing to Congress's Kalicharan Munda in Khunti Lok Sabha seat by around 77,227 votes, according to the Election Commission. In Singhbhum, JMM's Joba Manjhi was leading by 83,589 votes over her nearest rival Geeta Kora of the BJP after the seventh round of counting, officials said. Kora, wife of former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda, joined the BJP just ahead of Lok Sabha polls. She was the lone Congress MP in the state. Former DGP and sitting BJP MP VD Ram was leading by 1,40,000 votes over his nearest rival Mamta Bhuiyan of RJD in Palamu, leading to victory.

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12: 18 IST, June 4th 2024

JMM is leading on 2 seats, as per ECI at 12.18pm.

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11: 33 IST, June 4th 2024

Congress' Pradeep Yadav is leading in Godda Lok Sabha Seat, as per the ECI at 11.33am.

11: 32 IST, June 4th 2024

BJP's Annpurna Devi is leading in Kodarma.

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11: 05 IST, June 4th 2024

BJP's Manish Jaiswal is leading in Hazaribagh.

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11: 05 IST, June 4th 2024

BJP is leading in 7 seats whereas Congress is ahead in 4 seats, said ECI data at 11.04am. 

9: 52 IST, June 4th 2024

BJP is leading in 3 out 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in Jharkhand, as per ECI at 9.51am.
 

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9: 20 IST, June 4th 2024

On Tuesday, soon after voting began for the Lok Sabha elections 2024, Chief Election Commission Rajiv Kumar said, "The counting process is underway at all the places. We have given strict instructions to all the DMs, SPs and COs (central observers) that the process of counting is done transparently and as per rulebook."

8: 38 IST, June 4th 2024

Counting of votes began for 14 Lok Sabha constituencies and one assembly bypoll in Jharkhand on Tuesday morning, officials said. Polling was held for those seats in four phases between May 13 and June 1.

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7: 55 IST, June 4th 2024

The stage is set for counting of votes on Tuesday for 14 Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand. The counting will start from 8 am amid tight security. The trends are expected around 9 am, the official said. The day will decide the fate of 244 candidates— 212 men, 31 women and 1 transgender— in the fray in the 14 Lok Sabha seats. Altogether eight sitting MPs and 12 MLAs, are contesting the parliamentary polls.

7: 54 IST, June 4th 2024

An FIR for urging guests to vote in favour of the BJP in the invitation cards for a house-warming ceremony was among over 100 cases of Model Code of Conduct violation registered in Jharkhand, a senior official said. Lok Sabha polls for 14 seats were conducted in four phases in Jharkhand between May 13 and June 1. “As many as 101 cases of MCC violation were registered from across Jharkhand from March 16-June 2. Out of these, FIR has been lodged in 98 cases,” the senior election official told PTI.

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6: 17 IST, June 4th 2024

Jharkhand Congress president Rajesh Thakur says, "Today the future of the country will be decided...The public will decide the future of the country...Today the difference between the exit poll and the exact poll will be seen..."

6: 17 IST, June 4th 2024

Security has been heightened at a counting centre in Jharkhand's Ranchi. Vote counting of Lok Sabha Elections will begin at 8 am.

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6: 17 IST, June 4th 2024

Vote counting of Lok Sabha Elections will begin at 8 am.

Published June 4th, 2024 at 06:11 IST