Economy Election jitters to keep India stock market on edge, predicts poll Updated : February 28, 2019 11:26 AM IST If BJP falls short of a majority and has to form a coalition to stay in power, Indian stocks are expected to rise only half that much. If the Indian National Congress (INC) party wins a majority, Indian shares were predicted to rise about 2 percent immediately after the election. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.