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LIVE BLOG: Kerala takes a left turn, Congress voted out

LDF leads in 90 seats

LIVE BLOG: Kerala takes a left turn, Congress voted out

>LIVE BLOG: Kerala takes a left turn, Congress voted out

LDF leads in 90 seats

Assembly Elections 2016: 5 stars who made a differenceKerala CM will be decided on Friday: Prakash KaratIn Kerala, BJP's vote share has increased from 6 to nearly 15%: Amit ShahThis is a huge win for LDF in Kerala, will bring development for Kerala & take ppl towards a new direction: Prakash Karat, CPIMLeft slide continues despite better show in KeralaIt's an unexpected verdict but we accept it.We expected a better result for UDF: Oommen Chandy #Election2016 #Kerala pic.twitter.com/H3W2cjNn8s— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2016 Kerala Home minister Ramesh Chennithala leads with over 10,000 votes in HaripadGeorge M Thomas of LDF wins in Tiruvambadi constituency. LDF leading in 10 out of 11 constituencies in KollamChief Minister Oommen Chandy leads in Puthuppally constituency with 9094 votesLooks like will have to concede defeat in Kerala,yes responsibility will be fixed: PC Chacko,Congress #Elections2016 pic.twitter.com/IyHI1cJJZy— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2016 Kerala CM Oommen Chandy at his residence in Kottayam #Elections2016 pic.twitter.com/031tBH2Ndc— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2016 NDA's Ravisha Thantri Kuntar leading from Kasargod seat by 4517 votes #Kerala #Elections2016— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2016 O Rajagopal of BJP leads in Nemom with a lead of nearly 3000 votes over V Sivankutty of LDFUDF leads in Malappuram district, with lead in 11 constituenciesLDF leading in 59, UDF: 47, BJP+: 2Cricketer Sreesanth contesting on BJP ticket from Thiruvananthapuram Central trailing at number 3Kerala leads( Including postal votes): LDF:19, UDF:13, BJP:1Kerala: Former Finance minister KM Mani leading in PalaLDF & UDF leading in 5 seats eachInitial trends show LDF leading in 3 seatsPoliticians seek divine intervention ahead of Assembly polls results#Elections2016: Counting begins in West Bengal,Assam,Tamil Nadu,Kerala and Puducherry. Postal ballots to be opened first— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2016 Assembly polls: Stage set for counting of votes on ThursdayWATCH: Strong room being opened in Thiruvananthapuram, counting to begin at 8 am #Elections2016 #Keralahttps://t.co/rbKBZI9vWg— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2016 #Kerala CM Oommen Chandy at St.John's Church in Thiruvananthapuram #Elections2016 pic.twitter.com/dweztJROZj— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2016 We should be able to get 30 to 35 seats hopefully and mark our entry in Kerala: S Sreesanth,BJP #Elections2016 pic.twitter.com/8hl3MUoARi— ANI (@ANI_news) May 19, 2016 Good morning. Welcome to Election day coverage. Stay tuned for all the updates from Kerala.Exit polls: Left to return to power in Kerala Left to return to power in Kerala: Exit polls Voter turnout till 5 pm: 70.35% Kasargod 69.90% Kannur 72.88% Wayanad 70.32% Kozhikode 73.39% Malappuram 67.28% Palakkad 71.07% Thrissur 72.24% Ernakulam 72.07% Idukki 65.97% Kottayam 71.06% Alappuzha 73.37% Pathanamthitta 61.83% Kollam 69.16% Thiruvananthapuram 67.77%Voters line up to cast their votes at a polling station during Assembly Elections in Kochi, KeralaKerala Assembly polls: 57.5% voter turnout recorded till 3 pmKerala assembly elections: Puthuppally- Chief Minister Oommen Chandy faces challenge from a first timerKerala assembly elections: Victory margin at Dharmadam to boost Pinarayi Vijayan's CM chancesKerala assembly elections: Age no factor for 92-year old V S Achuthanandan as he battles for MalampuzhaKerala assembly elections: Nemom- BJP banks on O Rajagopal to make its debut in Kerala Voter turnout till 3 p.m:   Kasargod 58.30%  Kannur 62.12%  Wayanad 56.84%  Kozhikode 58.66%  Malappuram 54.15%  Palakkad 57.54%  Thrissur 58.92%  Ernakulam 58.70%  Idukki 55.05%  Kottayam 58.93%  Alappuzha 58.87%  Pathanamthitta 52.38%  Kollam 57.11%  Thiruvananthapuram 44.93%Surya, a transgender casting her vote for the first time in a booth in Thiruvananthapuram during the Kerala Assembly pollsOfficial voter turnout recorded at 57.54% till 3 p.mAssembly polls: TN records 42%, Kerala 45% till 1 pmKerala Assembly polls: Stars queue up cast their votesKerala Assembly polls: We will win, claims Ooomen Chandy Voter turnout till 1 p.m:   Kasargod 44.06%  Kannur 47.61%  Wayanad 41.62%  Kozhikode 45.31%  Malappuram 42.41%  Palakkad 44.42%  Thrissur 44.73%  Ernakulam 43.64%  Idukki 40.05%  Kottayam 45.59%  Alappuzha 45.27%  Pathanamthitta 40.90%  Kollam 42.80%  Thiruvananthapuram 36.14%Official voter turnout recorded at 43.88% till 1 p.mKerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy as he casts his votePinarayi Vijayan casts his voteThe only ink you need ! Go Vote ! It's our right & our responsibility !! You're not cool if you don't ! #getout&vote pic.twitter.com/IbZotlybJM— dulquer salmaan (@dulQuer) May 16, 2016 Kerala Assembly polls: Voter turnout recorded at 28.46% till noon Voter turnout till 11 a.m:   Kasargod 28.63%  Kannur 30.04%  Wayanad 31.03%  Kozhikode 28.78%  Malappuram 28.16%  Palakkad 27.94%  Thrissur 29.27%  Ernakulam 27.74%  Idukki 25.03%  Kottayam 28.81%  Alappuzha 30.19%  Pathanamthitta 26.25%  Kollam 28.68%  Thiruvananthapuram 23.10%Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala waits to cast his vote with wife Anitha and son Dr. RohithWe have given EC ample evidence of money being used across Kerala by Congress: RP Rudy,BJP after meet with EC pic.twitter.com/76vJmZjFE6— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Kerala Assembly polls: Voter turnout recorded at 28.46% till 11 a.mS Sreesanth, the BJP candidate in Thiruvananthapuram, casts his vote at a polling booth in Kochi,Kerala pic.twitter.com/VjJaRACTMp— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Kerala assembly polls: 12.1% voter turnout recorded till 9 am#KeralaPolls2016 CM Oommen Chandy casts his vote in Kottayam, says in Kerala, ground situation is "no to BJP side" pic.twitter.com/vyaxPeGo0T— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Congress leader Shashi Tharoor casts his vote at a polling booth in Thiruvananthapuram pic.twitter.com/n2afOcOJ6R— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Kerala minister V S Sivakumar stands in queue as he waits to cast voteKerala superstar Mammootty arrives with wife to caste his vote in KochiPM Modi's Kerala-Somalia gaffe severely dented BJP's chances: Congress Constituency-wise voter turnout till 9 a.m:  Kasargod 11.57% Kannur 12.44% Wayanad 12.24% Kozhikode 13.16%  Malappuram 12.71%  Palakkad 12.02% Thrissur 12.56% Ernakulam 11.44% Idukki 9.62% Kottayam 12.21%  Alappuzha 12.95% Pathanamthitta 11.07% Kollam 11.67% Thiruvananthapuram 8.12%A 70 year old voter Kaithampoyil Kunjahamed collapsed and died at Perambra constituency in Kozhikkode, says reportsDespite the hectic campaign of the Prime Minister,BJP will not be able to open account in Kerala assembly: AK Antony pic.twitter.com/lgs1FdeCFN— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Trend is favourable to LDF in Kerala, says VS AchuthanandanVoter turnout reported to be at 12.1% in Kerala till 9 a.m. Voting had commenced at 7 a.m in the state.Visuals of BJP's O.Rajagopal after he casts his vote at polling booth in Thiruvananthapuram(Kerala), voting underway pic.twitter.com/SaQNCU70TV— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Kerala assembly polls: P Sathasivam becomes first Kerala governor to cast voteKerala assembly elections: LDF's star campaigner VS Achuthanandan battles age and internal conflictKerala assembly elections: Will Pinarayi Vijayan finally get lucky in his quest to be the CM?PM’ speech in Trivandrum really dented BJP’s chances in Kerala: Congress leader AK Antony after casting his vote #KeralaPolls2016— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Kerala assembly elections: O Rajagopal on mission lotus bloom for BJPKerala assembly elections: Ramesh Chennithala, a key prospect for the CM postKerala assembly polls 2016: BJP will not win single seat in state, says Oommen ChandyKerala: Former Defence Minister & Congress leader AK Antony casts his vote at Jagathy Govt High School in Trivandrum pic.twitter.com/IMdJFF3sDq— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Kerala assembly elections: Will BJP make inroads this time?People queue up to cast their vote in #Kerala assembly elections,visuals from Kochi. pic.twitter.com/SyGicK3lcS— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Kerala: Rajya Sabha MP Suresh Gopi casts his vote at a polling booth in Thiruvananthapuram. pic.twitter.com/cOBmzS1iYJ— ANI (@ANI_news) May 16, 2016 Kerala assembly Polls: Voting in state begins todayKerala assembly polls: CPI(M) assails PM Modi for his Somalia remarksKerala assembly elections: Ramesh Chennithala, a key prospect for the CM postKerala assembly elections: S Sreesanth hopes to bowl BJP to maiden win in Thiruvananthapuram

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