Mandi, June 30 (ANI): Congress candidate Pratibha Singh established an unassailable lead of about 1,10,436 votes over her nearest BJP rival Jai Ram Thakur as counting of votes underway for Mandi Lok Sabha by-election on Sunday.
According to television reports, Singh has polled 2,78,758 votes as against 1,68,322 votes for Thakur and was leading by 1,10,436 votes.
The by-poll was necessitated after Virbhadra Singh was elected to the Himachal Pradesh Assembly in December last year.
Polling was held on June 23. (ANI)