Election exit polls results 2018: KCR has an edge in Telangana, Cong snatches Rajasthan
Voters in the states of Telangana and Rajasthan exercised their franchise on Friday. The voting started at 7am in 13 Maoist-affected constituencies of Telangana and at 8am in other parts of the state and in Rajasthan. Initially slow, the voting picked up later with EVM glitches being reported from a few constituencies but polling was by and large smooth.The much awaited exit polls for all the five states that went to polls over the last one month were released after the voting ended in Telangana and Rajasthan.Read: Clash at Sikar polling centre, two motorcycles burntRajasthan, Telangana are among the 5 states -- others being Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram -- that went to the polls. Capping a high-decible campaign, the five voted in four-phase polls starting November 12 and the results will be known on December 11.Also Read: Telangana exit polls 2018: All you need to know
CNX - Times Now exit polls project a hung house in Mizoram
The CNX-Times Now exit polls predict a hung house in Mizoram with a close fight between the MNF and Mizoram. The survey predicts the MNF to win around 18 seats and around 16 seats for the Congress party.7:33 pm IST
Surveys predict clear edge for Congress in Rajasthan
The exit polls are predicting the Congress party to sweep Rajasthan. While the CVoter-Republic TV, CNX-Times Now and Axis My India- India Today exit polls project the Congress party to be surging ahead, India TV survey predicts a close contest between the two rival parties.7:12 pm IST
Exit polls show a close contest between BJP and Congress in Chhattisgarh
The exit polls are showing a close contest between the ruling BJP and Congress in Chhattisgarh.
While CVoter-Republic TV and Axis-My India-India Today predicted the Congress surging ahead in the state, CNX - Times Now, India TV and CSDS - ABP projects the BJP as the winner.
Here’s the seat projection for Chhattisgarh as per surveys:
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#ElectionsWithHT | Exit polls show a close contest between the ruling BJP and the Congress in Chhattisgarh. Read more here: https://t.co/B7xJIu0scL#ChhattisgarhElections#ExitPolls pic.twitter.com/9pammWTDUU— Hindustan Times (@htTweets) December 7, 2018
Close fight between MNF and Congress in Mizoram: CVoter - Republic TV
The CVoter-Republic TV survey projects a close fight between the Mizo National Front (MNF) and Congress in Mizoram.
The exit polls predict the MNF to be winning between 16-20 seats and project around 14-18 seats for the Congress.6:54 pm IST
Jogi-Mayawati alliance likely to win between 4-8 seats in Chhattisgarh: Axis My India - India Today and Aaj Tak
The Ajit Jogi Mayawati alliance, which was being projected as the kingmaker in Chhattisgarh, is likely to win betwwen 4-8 seats in the states, says Axis My India - India Today and Aaj Tak exit polls.6:10 pm IST
Close fight between BJP and Congress in Chhattisgarh: Republic TV
CVoter-Republic TV exit polls predict a close fight between the BJP and Congress in Chhattisgarh with the former likely to win between 35-43 seats and Congress likely to win 40-50 seats.
Here’s the seat projection for Chhattisgarh as per surveys:6:07 pm IST
BJP to retain Chhattisgarh: India TV exit polls
The India TV exit polls suggest BJP is likely to win between 42-50 seats and retain Chhattisgarh.6:02 pm IST
TRS to win Telangana, suggests CNX - Times Now
The CNX-Times Now survey suggests caretaker chief minister KCR’s party likely to win Telangana.
The survey shows Congress as no.2 with around 37 seats.
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CNX - Times Now, Axis My India - India Today and Aaj Tak exit polls show Congress winning in Rajasthan
The CNX-Times Now exit polls show Congress surging ahead of Rajasthan with around 105 seats while BJP likely to retain 85 seats.
#ElectionsWithHT | The CNX - Times Now #exitpolls show Congress— Hindustan Times (@htTweets) December 7, 2018
winning in Rajasthan. Here’s what the break up looks like -
BJP - 85
Congress - 105
Others - 9 #RajasthanElections2018 #AssemblyElection2018
As per the Axis My India - India Today and Aaj Tak survey, Congress is likely to win between 119-141 seats, whereas the BJP is projected to win 55-72 seats,5:44 pm IST
Congress, BJP in tight race in MP: CNX-Times Now
CNX - Times Now exit polls show that BJP is likely to win between 102-120 seats while the Congress is expected to win between 104-122 seats.
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Election results to be declared on December 11
The results of the high-pitched battle in 5 states - Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Telangana and Mizoram - will be declared on December 11.5:10 pm IST
Polling ends in Rajasthan
The polling has ended in Rajasthan, however,people already in the polling stations will be allowed to vote.
The state recorded 72.17% polling by 5pm.
Click here for Live updates onRajasthan assembly elections.4:22 pm IST
Exit poll trends as soon as polling ends in Rajasthan, Telangana
The exit poll trends will be coming in as soon as polling ends in Rajasthan, Telangana.
The polling will end at 4 pm for the 13 constituencies of Telangana, while the polling at remaining constituencies will end at 5pm (for both Telangana and Rajasthan).