Counting of votes is going on in Mainpuri’s Mandi premises amid tight security. The eyes of the entire state are on Karhal, who became a hot seat in the UP assembly elections. In the first round, SP chief Akhilesh Yadav has got a big lead from here. He has taken lead over BJP and BSP candidate by 6792 votes. BJP’s Union Minister of State SP Singh Baghel has got 506 votes. Whereas Akhilesh Yadav got 7298 votes in the first round. On the other hand, Kuldeep Narayan of BSP got only 106 votes.