• Rajasthan

    Cong 100
    BJP 73
    RLM 3
    OTH 23
  • Madhya Pradesh

    Cong 115
    BJP 106
    BSP 2
    OTH 7
  • Chhattisgarh

    Cong 63
    BJP 18
    JCC 9
    OTH 0
  • Telangana

    TRS-AIMIM 94
    TDP-Cong 22
    BJP 1
    OTH 2
  • Mizoram

    MNF 26
    Cong 5
    BJP 1
    OTH 8

* Total Tally Reflects Leads + Wins

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