Exit Poll Results 2019 Live Updates: Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democractic Alliance (NDA) are likely to retain power, most of the exit polls predicted on Sunday. The NDA is likely to cross the majority mark of 272 seats comfortably, exit polls predicted after voting for seventh and last phase of Lok Sabha election 2019 concluded today. The BJP is expected to win big in crucial states like Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat. The BJP looks certain to repeat its spectacular show in Delhi winning all seven seats in Delhi in 2019, exit polls said.
As per India Today-Axis My India Exit Poll, the BJP is likely to win 62 to 68 seats in Uttar Pradesh out of 80 Lok Sabha constituencies despite the challenge posed by the Samajwadi Party-Bahujan Samaj Party Mahagathbandhan or Grand Alliance. The channel predicted the NDA to win 339 to 365 seats, the UPA 77 to 108 seats and Others 69-95 seats in the 543-seat Lok Sabha.
Similarly, TimesNow-VMR has predicted the NDA to win 306 seats, the Congress-led UPA 142 seats and Others 94. Republic-CVoter exit poll has given the NDA 287 seats, UPA 128 and Others 127 seats.
As far as West Bengal is concerned, where the BJP and Trinamool Congress were engaged in a bitter and violent battle, the saffron party is likely to improve its tally considetably in 2019. A poll of polls suggested that the BJP is likely to win 14 seats, while Mamata Banerjee’s TMC may get 25 of 42 seats.
In Odisha, Naveen Patnaik’s Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is likely to suffer huge loss while the BJP is expected to win big in the state.
While exit polls have shown a clear wave in favour of Modi and the BJP, all eyes will now be on May 23 when the votes for Lok Sabha election 2019 will be counted.