Election Result 2017: Headlines You Have Not Read, But Must Know

BJP workers celebrating party victory (Photo: Network18)

BJP workers celebrating party victory (Photo: Network18)

With BJP registering a landslide victory in UP, here is a look at the headlines that you must know.

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Congress wins only 11 seats in UP, its lowest tally ever

BSP is reduced to 20, their lowest tally in 23 years

SP also reduced to its lowest tally since its birth in ‘93

BJP reaches their highest ever tally in UP, way beyond their last best of 221 in ’91. However, it is just short of the record 352 seats won by Janata Party in ‘77

Congress loses family pocket borough of Amethi, barely scrapes through in Rae Bareli

BJP wins big in Muslim and Dalit dominated seats/districts.

BJP tally in UP corresponds to 2014 performance. When they won 328 of 403 assembly segments.

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