Gujarat Verdict : Congress Neck to Neck fight with BJP

congress-bjpThe much-awaited results of the bitterly fought Assembly polls, which saw a political Mahabharat contest between the two leading parties – the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress, goes in favour of ruling BJP.

Amid tight security, the counting of votes for 182-seat Gujarat Assembly began at 8 am on Monday to elect the new government for the state. Initially Congress showed signs of leading However BJP bounced back.

According to the Latest trends: BJP at 98, Congress+ at 81, NCP at 1 and others 1. Gujarat Minister Chimanbhai Sapariya trailing from Jamjodhpur to Congress’s Chiragbhai Kalariya.

Region-wise, the BJP is leading in South (35) with 25 seats, North(32) with 14 seats, Central(61) with 36 seats; whereas Congress is leading in the Saurashtra Kutch region with 30 seats.