Jharkhand: Shibu Soren loses by-election

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Shibu Soren
Ranchi, Jan 8: Jharkhand Chief minister, Shibu Soren on Thursday, Jan 8 lost the by-elections for Tamar Assembly constituency. Soren lost to Jharkhand Party candidate Gopal Krishna Patar by 9,200 votes.

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The counting for Tamar Assembly Constituency began on Thursday, Jan 8 at 8 am amid tight security.

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Soren was seeking to enter the Assembly within the stipulated six months after assuming office on Aug 27.

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The seat fell vacant after JD(U) legislature party leader Ramesh Singh Munda was gunned down on July 9 last year by suspected Maoists.

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OneIndia News (With inputs from Agencies)

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