Starting with Uttar Pradesh, holding on to power in the state is crucial for the BJP to win the 2024 general elections, a loss or win will impact the government's economic and political agenda. Exit polls suggest a win for the BJP, but with a reduced majority in the 403 seat assembly. If BJP wins, it will be the first party to win a second consecutive term since 1985.
Recommended ArticlesView All
Delhi fails to get a mayor for third time — What's the issue and what happens next
Feb 6, 2023 IST4 Min(s) Read
India opposes Hindustan Zinc's buyout of Vedanta's global zinc assets: Exclusive
Feb 6, 2023 IST2 Min(s) Read
Vodafone-Idea Saga — Three parents but none to love
Feb 6, 2023 IST6 Min(s) Read
World Cancer Day 2023: Early detection is crucial for reducing the global burden
Feb 4, 2023 IST5 Min(s) Read
The election will decide the fate of Akhilesh Yadav who is the main challenger to sitting chief minister Yogi Adityanath.
In Punjab exit polls predicted a win for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and a win for AAP would indicate that people wanted an alternative and Aam Aadmi Party's narrative clicked with the voter.
It is a prestigious battle for the Congress High Command, which recently appointed Charanjit Singh Channi as the chief minister and Navjot Singh Sidhu as the state Congress President.
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) is trying to regain lost ground in Punjab after its worst-ever tally in 2017 when it was reduced to just 15 seats.
Also Read: Punjab Assembly Election Result 2022 LIVE Updates: Counting begins; will Cong get 2nd term or AAP form govt?
Exit polls have indicated a close fight in Uttarakhand and Goa. In Goa, Congress has actually moved candidates to a luxury resort in order to prevent a repeat of 2017 when it could not form the government despite having maximum seats.
In Manipur, BJP is hoping to retain power with exit polls giving the party an edge.
Watch the accompanying video of CNBC-TV18’s Parikshit Luthra for more details.
Follow minute by minute updates on election results of each state here: Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Goa, Manipur