Assembly election results: In UP, 97% of Congress candidates, 72% of BSP’s lost their deposits


The Congress lost its security deposit in a stunning 387 of the 399 seats it contested in the just concluded Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, in which it won just two seats. Congress got just 2.4% of the total votes in the state having contested nearly all seats, a share lower than the RLD’s 2.9% from just 33 seats it contested.