Category Archives: Election Updates

Congress victory in Rajasthan Bypolls

Bye-elections were held in Rajasthan for 3 seats. The election was held in Ajmer and Alwar for 2 seats of Lok Sabha Constituency and 1 for the Mandalgarh Assembly Seat. The result was declared on February 1, which turned out to be a huge blow for the ruling BJP Government. In Alwar, Karan Singh Yadav of Congress won the Lok Sabha Seat after defeating Jaswant Singh Yadav of BJP by a huge margin of 196,496 [...]

Team Mapsofindia.com with its associate business Elections.in endorse 5DotsPartners.com’s election analysis for Gujarat. Exit polls and analytical assessment follow different approaches towards predicting a number. This team has been precise, accurate, almost right and of course way of the mark, but way of the mark has been only a few instances and that also far between. We hop that we are at least accurate this time too. Phase 1 – BJP 58/89, Congress 30/89, Others [...]

Gujarat Election 2017

With the Himachal Pradesh state Assembly Elections now out of the way the country is eager to know the mandate of the people of Gujarat. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has always considered Gujarat its home state.  For about 22 years now, the party has been at the helm of the state government.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi won the 2014 Lok Sabha elections on the basis of his success in the state and by highlighting [...]

Assembly Elections-2017 Results

The results of the most-awaited elections of 2017 are out and Narendra Modi has led BJP to a historic sweep in UP and Uttarakhand. The BJP suffered losses in Punjab and Manipur. Government formation in Goa is still open with hectic negotiations already underway. Results: Uttar Pradesh: 403 seats BJP: 312 SP-Cong: 54;  SP: 47; INC: 7 BSP: 19 RLD: 0 Apna Dal (Soneylal): 9 Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party: 4 Nirbal Indian Shoshit Hamara Aam [...]

Assembly Elections Exit Polls-2017

Between the voting and final election results being announced, the most exciting and sought after events are the exit polls. These polls elicit controversy, heated debate and generate diverse opinions from experts covering the entire political spectrum. Exit polls for five states – Uttar Pradesh (UP), Punjab, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur – have just been released and most are unanimous that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is going to bag four states, while facing a rout in [...]

Electoral Battlefields of Punjab And Goa

Punjab Assembly Elections 2017 Punjab Assembly elections were held today for 117 seats in a single phase. The results is due to be announced on 11 March 2017. This elections is unique for being a three-way contest between Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) – BJP Alliance; Indian National Congress (INC); and AAP. Major issues which will determine poll outcomes: High unemployment rate, drug abuse, rising crime, desecration of the Guru Granth Sahib, water sharing dispute with [...]

BJP Ahead- Tread Slowly Samajwadi Party and Congress

“Politics makes strange bedfellows”, they say. Where better can you witness the entire gamut of political drama, alliances, enmity and high intrigue than in the world of Indian politics? And at the heart of the Indian election scenario is the northern state of Uttar Pradesh. With over 200 million people, UP is one of the most populated states in the country. This also means that it has the highest number of Lok Sabha seats (80 [...]

Son Prevails over Father in Symbol Match

A lot of election experts may have been thinking that following its family feud the election symbol of cycle, used traditionally by the Samajwadi Party, may be frozen and that the two new factions of the party may have to contest the upcoming assembly elections with new symbols. However, in what can be termed as a major development, the Election Commission (EC) has decided that the faction headed by Akhilesh Yadav is the actual Samajwadi [...]


  State Winner Exit Poll Predictions Elections.in IndiaToday-Axis Today’s Chankya CVoter NDTV News Nation Tamil Nadu AIADMK (134) 95 99 90 139 103 97 West Bengal TMC (211) 125 243 210 167 184 153 Kerala LDF (91) 90 94 75 78 79 69 Assam BJP+ (86) 60 86 90 57 73 65 Puducherry Congress+ (17) – 18 – 14 16 – *Table showing exit poll predictions and actual result for all the four states and one [...]


The BJP slipped into a celebratory mood today as the party clinched a victory (although expected) in Assam. Its narrative that the ‘invasion’ of Assam by Bangladeshi immigrants will become irreversible if the Congress comes to power did yield visible result as people handed over the responsibility to Sarbananda Sonowal. Some of the party loyalists were ecstatic at having opened an account in West Bengal with five seats. But is it really a reason for [...]