Economy 5 reasons why the 5 assembly election 2018 results are critical Updated : December 11, 2018 07:59 AM IST The general elections are only a few months away and these results will offer a glimpse at which way the electoral wind is blowing. Despite the unreliability of exit polls, the suggestion that the BJP heading for defeat in Rajasthan while Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh were too close to call has weakened markets. 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.