Shahdol, MP: Though the Bharatiya Janata Party managed to retain its Shahdol Lok Sabha by-election, it has suffered a massive decline of 12 percent vote share possibly in the aftermath of note ban. In contrast, Congress has gained 7 percent. Following chart is enough to prove the point.
BJP Dalpat Singh Paraste 5,25,419 54.22 pc
Gyan Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 421617 42.16 pc
INC Rajesh Nandini Singh 284118 29.32 pc
Himadri Dalbir Singh Indian National Congress 360120 36.00 pc