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Both Congress, BJP say they will win in Rajasthan

IANS  |  Jaipur 

Exit polls have given a clear edge to the in the Assembly election, but the ruling (BJP) says it is still confident of retaining power in the state.

Vasundhara Raje, after attending a meeting at the BJP office on Saturday, told the media: "The BJP shall form its government in the state and no should be worried on this count."

Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, who is also a convener of the in the state, was equally confident.

"The exit polls have failed many times earlier too," he said.

Meanwhile, former said he was sure the would unseat the BJP in by gaining a "complete majority" in the Assembly.

Another veteran, Sachin Pilot, also felt that his party was on the winning track.

Ghanshyam Tiwari, a six-time MLA who quit the BJP to form his own party Bharat Vahini, said: "We were confident the BJP will be routed."

While not totally agreeing with exit poll predictions of a Congress victory, he said: "It is final that the Congress is emerging as the biggest party."

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First Published: Sat, December 08 2018. 20:56 IST
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