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EXIT POLLS 2017 LIVE: India Today gives BJP 250+ seats, SP-Cong fails

BJP locked in a keen triangular battle involving the SP-Congress alliance and the BSP

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thurday expressed confidence that the BJP would win the high-stakes Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls with an "absolute" majority, two days before counting of votes. Asked about his party's prospects in the state, he told reporters, "We will get absolute majority". He, however, did not answer questions about who will be the party's chief ministerial candidate if it comes to power. The counting of votes for the five-state Assembly polls, including in UP, will be held on March 11 with results expected the same day. UP underwent ...

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8:09 PM

 

8:02 PM India Today: UTTAR PRADESH (403)

BJP: 251-279
SP-CONG: 88-112
BSP: 28-42
OTHERS: 6-16

7:50 PM India Today: Uttar Pradesh phase VII

The phase has 40 seats. BJP wins 34. SP-Congress manage to win 1 and BSP gets only 2.
 

7:49 PM

India Today: Uttar Pradesh phase VI
In a phase with 49 seats BJP wins 34. SP-Congress manage to win 8 and BSP gets only 5.
 

7:39 PM India Today: Phase IV (Bundelkhand), BJP wins 37, SP-Congree win 15, BSP-0.

7:36 PM India Today says BJP will win 39 seats out of 69 in Phase III (Awadh region) of Uttar Pradesh. SP-Congres will win 15 seats. BSP will win a mere 8 seats.

7:19 PM India Today says BJP likely to win 21 seats of 67 in Phase II (Muslim region), SP-Congress 30 seats. BSP 3 seats

7:11 PM India Today says BJP will win 50 seats out of 73 in Phase I (Western UP) of Uttar Pradesh. 

6:56 PM Iron Lady of  Manipur Irom Sharmila is nowhere in the political scene as Congress and BJP capture most number of seats.

6:52 PM INDIA TODAY poll gives thumbs up to Congress with 32-36 seats.

6:51 PM INDIA TODAY: MANIPUR

BJP: 16-22
CONGRESS: 30-36
OTHERS: 3-6

6:46 PM India Today sees BJP retaining power in Goa. Congress may stand a close second

6:40 PM The BJP is set to wrest power in Uttarakhand, winning 46-53 seats in the 70-member assembly, according to an India Today-Axis My India exit poll. The ruling Congress is projected to come a distant second with 12-21 seats, it said.

6:32 PM INDIA TODAY predicts BJP retaining power in Goa.

6:32 PM INDIA TODAY: GOA

BJP: 18-22
CONGRESS: 9-12
AAP: 0-2
MGP/SS/SV: 3-6
OTHERS: 1-3

6:31 PM INDIA TODAY: GOA

VOTE SHARE

BJP: 35%
CONGRESS: 32%
AAP: 8%
MGP/SS/SV: 14%

6:29 PM Most pollsters favour a BJP win in UP, Manipur, Uttarakhand and Goa and a Congress-AAP slugfest in Punjab 

6:21 PM As AAP might be able to gain substantial seats in Punjab, Congress is most likely to form the government.

6:19 PM Various exit polls suggest that BJP may emerge as the single largest party in Uttar Pradesh. 

6:16 PM CHANAKYA predicts saffron wave all through

6:14 PM POLL OF POLLS by Times Now gives 193 seats to BJP in Uttar Pradesh.

6:12 PM POLL OF POLLS: TIMES NOW

UTTAR PRADESH

BJP: 193
SP-CONG: 120
BSP: 77
OTHERS: 14

6:09 PM

INDIA TODAY:  UTTARAKHAND

VOTE SHARE (%)

BJP: 43% 
Congress: 34%
BSP: 8%
Others: 15%

6:07 PM INDIA TODAY gives a landslide victory to BJP.

6:06 PM INDIA TODAY: UTTARAKHAND  (70 SEATS)

BJP: 46-53
CONGRESS: 12-21 
BSP: 1-2
OTEHRS: 1-4

5:58 PM BJP to get thumping victory in Uttarakhand with 53 seats: News24

5:58 PM

News24: Uttarakhand
 
BJP 53 
Congress 15+
BSP: 0
Others: 0

5:53 PM AAP can get 33.5 per cent vote share in Punjab: India Today

5:50 PM MRC: GOA

BJP: 15
CONGRESS: 10
AAP: 7 
OTHERS: 8

5:49 PM MRC: UTTARAKHAND

BJP: 38
CONGRESS: 30
OTHERS: 2

5:48 PM MRC: MANIPUR

BJP: 25-31
CONGRESS: 17-23
Others: 9-15

5:46 PM MRC Survey: Uttar Pradesh

SP-Congress: 120
BJP+: 185
BSP: 90
Others: 8

5:45 PM Congress likely to form a government in Punjab. AAP may spoil the arithematics for Congress.

5:44 PM Shiromani Akali Dal and BJP allaince heading towards a crushing defeat in Punjab: India Today

5:42 PM

Awadh: Vote Share
BJP 33.5%
SP-Cong: 24.25%
BSP: 24.32%
Others: 17.93%

5:37 PM TIMES NOW:  UTTAR PRADESH:

BJP: 190-210
SP-CONGRESS 110-130
BSP: 57-74
OTHERS: 8

5:36 PM INDIA TODAY gives Punjab to Congress with  62-71 seats. AAP takes 42-51. BJP-SAD 4-7. 

5:33 PM Uttar Pradesh: First phase BJP getting 33-36 seats.

5:24 PM The most keenly watched state is Uttar Pradesh where the Samajwadi Party (SP) and Congress alliance, Bharatiya Janata Party and Bahujan Samaj Party will be slugging it out on March 11 when the results will be announced. 

5:24 PM After nearly a month of polling along Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur, exit polls will predict results this evening. 

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