Other than Maninagar, by-polls were held in eight assembly seats in Gujarat, namely Deesa, Tankara, Khambhalia, Mangrol, Talaja, Anand, Matar and Limkheda. The last seat is reserved for tribals.
Counting of votes is under way on these eight seats. Meanwhile, according to latest reports, Congress has won the Deesa seat as well as Mangrol seat in Gujarat.
Narendra Modi took over as the prime minister in May this year.