Gujarat and Himachal Elections 2017: BJP On Its Way to Victory

The counting of votes for the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections commences.

In Himachal Pradesh, the Congress’ Virbhadra Singh – the incumbent Chief Minister – is up against Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Prem Kumar Dhumal.

The BJP, which has been in power in Gujarat for 22 years, is projected to continue its reign in the state, as exit polls predict a majority for the saffron party.

  • Gujarat went to poll in two phases – on 9 and 14 December – for 182 seats in the state Assembly
  • Voting for the 68-seat Himachal Pradesh Assembly was held in a single phase on 9 November
  • Exit polls predict a victory for the BJP in both the states

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Jignesh Mevani Leads in Vadgam

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CM Virbhadra Leads in Arki

BJP Loses Ground in Saurashtra

Cong's Gohil Trails in Mandvi

CPI(M) Leads in Theog

CM Virbhadra's Son Leads in Rural Shimla

Markets Recovers

NCP, Bharatiya Tribal Party Enter Fray

Congress Exceeds 2012 Tally

Tough Fight Between BJP, Cong in Rural Gujarat

BJP Leads in Urban Seats

Alpesh Thakor Leads in Radhanpur

Exit Polls For HP

Voter Turnout

Exit Polls For Gujarat

Election Result in 2012

Total Seats

Highest Number of Voters from 26-40 Years Age Bracket

Candidates With Criminal Cases

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