Bharatiya Janata Party looks all set to form the government in Himachal Pradesh and Prem Kumar Dhumal CM candidate was way to become the chief minister of the state. However Prem Kumar Dhumal lost in Sujanpur constituency to Rajinder Rana of Congress.
According to Latest official EC trends (leading) : BJP at 43, Congress at 21, CPI-M at 1 and Independent-1 . The Bharatiya Janata Party needs 35 seats to control the Himachal Assembly.
Anurag Thakur’s father Prem Kumar Dhumal (CM candidate) and father in law Gulab Singh Thakur both lost their seats in Himachal Pradesh.
A total of 337 candidates contested the November 9 election. A total of 37,83,580 people voted in the hill state