Vidhan Sabha Election Result 2019: The BJP-Shiv Sena alliance is set to return to power for the second straight term in Maharashtra. The BJP-Sena combine managed to win 161 of the 288 seats. However, the numbers are lower than what they had got in the last assembly polls. The saffron party is alone won 105 seats while Sena claimed 56. The Congress-NCP alliance recorded a combined tally of 99.
In Haryana, the BJP is ahead of Congress but falling short of the majority mark. The saffron party won 40 seats while the Congress had 31. Dushyant Chautala’s Jannayak Janta Party won 10 seats in its maiden assembly polls. He could be the kingmaker in the state as his party’s support would become crucial with neither of the parties crossing the magic number of 46, which is required to form the government.
Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar has won from Karnal. Congress leader Randeep Surjewala has lost to BJP candidate Leela Ram Gurjar in the Kaithal assembly seat of Haryana. Congress leader Kuldeep Vihnoi has also won from Adampur. JJP President Dushyant Chautala has won from Uchana Kalan.