Gujarat election exit poll 2017 LIVE UPDATES:
10:00 pm Following the result of the exit polls, Hardik Patel took to Twitter and said that the result is being shown in favour of BJP purposely. The tweet was in Gujarati according to which the results were shown in BJP’s favour so that no one suspects the EVMs. He added that there is no chance of BJP winning.
9:24 pm: Chhattisgarh Minister Brijmohan Agrawal says BJP will come with full majority in Gujarat. He also took jibe on Rahul Gandhi and said that he will take time to mature
8.33 pm: Recap: North Gujarat – BJP is likely to secure 49 per cent vote share in the region. Here, Congress is likely to get somewhere around 42 per cent. BJP to get 32-38 seats; while Congress is getting 16-22 seats.
7.30 pm: The surveys carried out by all the 6 leading news channels have predicted a clear victory for the BJP.
7.15 pm: The Republic-C Voter Exit Poll gave the BJP 108 seats and the Congress, 74. All in all, the BJP is coming to power in Gujarat with comfortable majority, a good news for BJP and Modi.
7.04 pm: Today’s Chanakya: In big win for BJP, Today’s Chanakya predicts massive 135 (+/- 11) seats for the ruling party. For Congress, it has predicted 47 (+/-11) seats.
7.00 pm: NDTV Poll of Polls: BJP will elections in the state of Gujarat with 112 of 182 seats. Congress will get 70 seats. The NDTV poll of polls has been carried out by taking an aggregate of polls of 4 different exit polls
6.40 pm: ABP-CSDS final projections: BJP to get 117 seats, Congress 68. The number projections is way ahead above than the required 92 seats in the 182-seat Assembly.
6.20 pm: As per Republic-Jan Ki Baat Survey: BJP will get 115 seats, Congress will get 65. With this, all the four surveys so far has predicted a landslide victory for the BJP in Gujarat.
06.10 pm; As per the India Today-Axis My India survey: BJP is winning 99-113 seats in Gujarat, while the Congress is winning 68-82 seats.
06.05 pm: Republic-Jan ki Baat predicts 115 seats for BJP. Again, its a landside for the BJP if we go by this poll
6.02 pm: SAHARA SAMAY-CNX survey says BJP will retain power in Gujarat; predicts 110-120 seats for BJP and 65-75 seats for Congress
5.53 pm: Meanwhile, Times Now-VMR exit poll has predicted a lanslide victory for BJP. The Congress is predicted to win 70 seats. The survey predicts +/- 3 margin of error.
Gujarat election exit poll results 2017 of all channels:
ABP News-CSDS Exit Poll
BJP- 21-27 seats (47% vote share)
Cong- 13-19 seats (42% vote share)
Others- 0 seats (13% vote share)
BJP: 32-38 35
Saurashtra Kutch region
Congress- 12-16 %
Republic-Jan Ki Baat
BJP – 115,
Congress – 65
Others – 2
Times Now-VMR Exit poll
News 24-Today’s Chanakya Exit Poll
BJP- 135 (+/-11)
India Today-Axis Exit Poll
Others – 0-7
NDTV Poll of polls
Others – 0
Republic TV-C Voter Exit Poll
5.46 pm: As per ABP-CSDS: South Gujarat (35 seats) – Congress: 9-13; BJP: 21-27. Vote per cent: 52 per cent; 40 per cent. Again, its good news for BJP. It seems that Narendra Modi factor has worked for the BJP again.
5.30 pm: Kucth Saurashtra (52): It’s good news for BJP here. The saffron party will win 31-37 per seats here; Congress will win 12-16. The vote share of the BJP is likely to be higher here, as per ABP-CSDS news survey.
5.14 pm: Experts predict a clear divide in the support bases of BJP and Congress separating the rural and urban pockets of the state. The divide in urban votes may well benefit Congress party.
5.08 pm: ABP News will give its survey results in another 20 minutes.
5.00 pm: In 2012, BJP had won 35 seats in South Gujarat. Congress had won 6.
4.45 pm: Meanwhile, the Congress has submitted a Memorandum to EC. Here’s the soft copy of the memorendum to the Election Commission of India today on the violation of the Constitution, Code of Conduct and abdication of authority by PM Modi and BJP.
4.35 pm: Congress Ave Che, Bhajpa Jave che, says Congress’ Priyanka Chaturvedi.
4.28 pm: In 2012, Congress had won 61 seats, while the BJP had won 116 seats. However, the elections are touted to be a closer fight this time.
4.22 pm: Meanwhile, Congress and BJP workers have clashed with each other in Gandhinagar.
4.18 pm: Times Now Exit Poll will be aired at 5 PM, says channel’s Twitter handle
4.02 pm: ABP News has started airing its Exit Poll. However, the channel says that the first figures will be aired after 5.30 pm due to Model Code of Conduct
– Stand up Media to this unprecedented violation of the code of conduct. Condemn the EC for allowing this gross abuse.
– Meanwhile, a large number of Congress supporters are carrying out a march in New Delhi against alleged bias of the poll-body in favour of PM Narendra Modi.
– Gujarat election exit poll results will be displayed here after 5 PM
December witnessed one of the most fierce electoral battles for Gujarat in past two decades. For Narendra Modi, it’s the battle of prestige to win his home state. For Rahul Gandhi, it’s an opportunity to prove his mettle after becoming the president of Congress party. The final result will be out on December 18. Till then the speculation game will be played in full swing. Almost all the polls have predicte a landslide victory for the BJP.