ALSO READGujarat election: Rupani to Mewani, watch out for these candidates today Gujarat election results 2017: BJP office decked up, red carpet rolled out Gujarat election result: BJP hacked EVMs, would lose otherwise, says Hardik Gujarat 2017 poll results to decide strategies of Cong, BJP in Karnataka Gujarat election results: On counting eve, BJP jubilant, Congress hopeful
Gujarat's ruling BJP on Monday vowed to retain power as vote count showed its candidates had forged far ahead of the Congress in the just ended Assembly elections.
"We are going to form a government in Gujarat. People have voted for us on development issues," Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shahnawaz Hussain told the media.
Election Commission officials indicated millions of votes cast in the December 9 and 14 election were counted that BJP candidates were leading in 55 seats and those of the Congress in 37 constituencies.
Gujarat has 182 Assembly seats. The BJP has ruled the state since 1995.