Congress captures key seat in Madhya Pradesh

FILE - In this Sunday, May 14, 2017, file photo, Nepalese stand in a queue to cast their votes at a polling station during the local election in Bhaktapur, Nepal. Millions of people in Nepal are voting Wednesday, June 28, in the second phase of local elections to choose municipal and village councils despite threats from ethnic groups that oppose the polls. More than 162,000 security forces were patrolling the election areas. There were no immediate reports of election-related violence. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha, File)

Vastavam web:The Congress on Sunday won the Chitrakoot Assembly by-poll in Madhya Pradesh with its candidate Nilanshu Chaturvedi defeating his nearest BJP rival Shankar Dayal Tripathi by a margin of 14,133 votes. While Chaturvedi polled 66,810 votes, Tripathi got 52,677 votes, returning officer A P Dwivedi said.