SP candidate Dharmendra Yadav issued a statement to the media at 11 am after leading by nearly seven and a half thousand votes. He said that I will win the election with two hundred percent and I will raise the demand of not holding elections with EVMs in the Parliament. Dharmendra Yadav has got 51380 votes, BJP 43833 and BSP 40331 votes in the count of 1.5 lakh votes. Dharmendra said that SP has always been raising questions on EVMs. Earlier in the morning, he had accused the administration of changing EVMs. He was furious when he was stopped from entering the strong room. They were also angry at the RO's tables not being installed. However, there was an uproar and on the permission of the DM, he was able to go to the strong room. He had a lot of fights with the security personnel. Dharmendra Yadav was looking excited since morning. He was confident that we will win…. They were running back and forth in the beginning, but then after taking the lead till 10 thousand, they started decreasing again.
Dharmendra Yadav accuses EVMs of changing,
Clashes with security personnel SP candidate Dharmendra Yadav has accused the administration of changing EVMs. He said that I am not being allowed to enter the strong room. The RO tables have also not been prepared yet. I am not allowed to enter the strong room. When there was an uproar, he came out from near the strong room. He had a lot of fights with the security personnel. Before that Dharmendra Yadav, who reached the counting place, looked very excited. He breathed that we would win…. The people of Azamgarh have fought elections for us. We had come to know in less than a fortnight that the people of Azamgarh are intelligent. The organization here is strong, every worker, considering his own election, kept exerting full force. On the matter of party chief Akhilesh Yadav not coming in the election campaign, he said that he was convinced that the people of Azamgarh are with the SP, She's making me win. When Dharmendra Yadav reached Azamgarh on the day of nomination of Lok Sabha by-election, SP had opened the card of his contesting elections. Before that, the names of many faces came up and kept cutting. However, the local stalwarts kept claiming that if he fights, only a person from the family of Netaji (Mulayam Singh Yadav).