Politics Maharashtra Exit Poll Results: News18-Ipsos poll predicts 42-45 seats for BJP-Sena, 4-6 seats for Congress-NCP in Lok Sabha elections Updated : May 19, 2019 08:00 PM IST With 48 Lok Sabha seats at stake, Maharashtra voted in four phases on April 11, 18, 23 and 29. The polling started from the Vidharbha region. In 2014, the Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena-led NDA had swept the state's 42 seats. 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.