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Tale Of Two Former CMs: Ashok Gehlot's Son Vaibhav Loses By 2 Lakh Votes, Yediyurappa's Son Raghavendra Wins

Nishtha Anushree

Jun 04, 2024, 04:40 PM | Updated 04:40 PM IST

Ashok Gehlot (L), son Vaibhav (R)
Ashok Gehlot (L), son Vaibhav (R)

Results for the Lok Sabha elections have been declared in over 20 constituencies and 17 BJP candidates have been declared winners.

Rajasthan Former Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot's son Vaibhav has lost to BJP's Lumbaram in Jalore by a margin of over 2 lakh votes, after losing to Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat in Jodhpur in 2019.

In contrast, former Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa's son B Y Raghavendra has won from Shimoga, a constituency he won in 2009, 2018 by-polls and 2019, by 2.43 lakh votes.

Nishtha Anushree is Senior Sub-editor at Swarajya. She tweets at @nishthaanushree.

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