Sunday, Dec 03, 2023

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Results Live: BJP Leads In Nearly 100 Seats In Madhya Pradesh As Shivraj Singh Chouhan Hopes To Retain Power

Congress is looking to unseat the BJP from power in the state as Shivraj Singh Chouhan battles to retain power in the state. As many as 2,533 candidates are in contention for Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, including political bigwigs like Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and his predecessor and rival Kamal Nath.

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Results Live: BJP Leads In Nearly 100 Seats In Madhya Pradesh As Shivraj Singh Chouhan Hopes To Retain Power
Counting in Madhya Pradesh today.

The counting  in 230 Assembly Constituencies of Madhya Pradesh is underway as BJP’s Shivraj Singh Chouhan looks to retain power in the state.

Madhya Pradesh recorded a voter turnout of 76.22 percent in this election which is slightly more than voter turnout of 2018 recorded at 74.97 percent.

Chouhan will also be upbeat after the exit polls have predicted his chances of forming government in the state.

Also Read: Madhya Pradesh Elections: Has Communalism Taken Back Seat In Front Of Roti, Kapda, Makaan? 

On the other hand, Congress is looking to unseat the BJP from power in Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly. 

All eyes would be on CM Chouhan’s Budhni assembly constituency, known to be his stronghold.

In Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly out of  the 230 seats, 47 are reserved for Scheduled Tribes and 35 for Scheduled Castes.

Besides, CM Chauhan and Kamal Nath, there are also other bigwigs in the fray including three Union Ministers including Narendra Singh Tomar, Prahlad Patel and Faggan Singh Kulaste.

Congress leader Kamal Nath has asked his party workers to not get "distracted" by exit polls.

"Many exit polls have shown Congress party forming the government while some exit polls are saying otherwise. You don't want to let all this distract you," Nath said.

Congress leader Digvijay Singh has also said, "Exit poll results are very diverse. We cannot say anything about it. I can assure you that the Congress will get more than 130 seats in Madhya Pradesh...People want transformation. People are fed up with CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan."

There is a close fight between the BJP and Congress in Madhya Pradesh as both parties are looking to outclass each other. 

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 9:19 AM

    Madhya Pradesh Congress Chief Kamal Nath Holds Meet As Counting Is Underway

    Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath held a meeting at party office in Bhopal as counting of votes in the state is underway.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 9:04 AM

    BJP Has Received Blessings Of People: Madhya Pradesh BJP President VD Sharma

    "The BJP has received the blessings of people. Under PM Modi and CM (Shivraj Singh Chouhan), our government has brought an all-out development to the state," says Madhya Pradesh BJP president VD Sharma.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 9:02 AM

    Indications Good For Congress In Madhya Pradesh: Party Leader Vivek Tankha

    "There are very initial trends, but the indications are good for Congress," said Congress leader Vivek Tankha on Madhya Pradesh polls.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 8:47 AM

    Kamal Nath Says Have Faith In People As Counting Is Underway In Madhya Pradesh

    As counting of votes is underway in Madhya Pradesh, Congress state president Kamal Nath said: "I have not seen the trends yet, but I have faith in the people of Madhya Pradesh."

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 8:40 AM

    BJP Takes Lead Over Congress In Early Leads In Madhya Pradesh

    The BJP is leading for now in Madhya Pradesh with 26 seats, while the Congress leading in 18.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 8:35 AM

    Confident Of Congress’ Victory In Madhya Pradesh: Party Leader Abbas Hafeez

    "People are with the Congress and we are very confident. The Congress will soon take a lead and we will form the government (in Madhya Pradesh)," said Congress leader Abbas Hafeez.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 8:31 AM

    Congress Extends Its Lead To 7 Seats, BJP To 4 In Madhya Pradesh

    As the counting is underway in 230 seats of Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly, the early trends showed Congress extending its lead in 7 seats and the BJP in 4.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 8:18 AM

    Congress Will Over 130 Seats In Madhya Pradesh: Party Leader Digvijaya Singh

    Veteran Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said: "I have said it before and I will say it again, we will win more than 130 seats (in Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls)."

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 8:03 AM

    Counting Underway In Madhya Pradesh

    The counting of votes began on Sunday in 230 Assembly Constituencies of Madhya Pradesh as BJP’s Shivraj Singh Chouhan looks to retain power in the state.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 7:53 AM

    'BJP Is Sure To Win With Huge Margin In Madhya Pradesh': Party Leader Rampal Singh

    BJP leader Rampal Singh after arriving at a counting centre in Madhya Pradesh's Raisen said: "It is for sure that the BJP will win (Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls) with a huge margin."

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 7:39 AM

    Ahead Of Election Results, Congress Puts Congratulatory Banners Outside Its Office In Madhya Pradesh

    Congratulatory banners for the Congress candidates have been put up outside the state party office in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal. 

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 7:34 AM

    'Matter Of Few Hours For BJP To Form Govt In Madhya Pradesh': State Minister Narottam Mishra

    Madhya Pradesh minister and BJP leader Narottam Mishra said: " We will win 125-150 seats in the state. BJP will form govt in the state. It is a matter of a few hours now."

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 7:26 AM

    BJP Will Form Govt In Madhya Pradesh, No Merit In Congress' Claims: Madhya Pradesh Minister Vikas Kailash Sarang

    Madhya Pradesh minister and BJP leader Vishvas Kailash Sarang said: "There is no merit in Congress's claims. We will form the government with a massive majority".

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 7:17 AM

    'Baba Mahakal Will End BJP's Jungle Raaj In Madhya Pradesh, Kamal Nath Will Form Govt': Congress Leader Mahesh Parmar

    "With the blessings of Baba Mahakal, the 'jungle raaj' in Madhya Pradesh will end this time, and a Kamal Nath-led Congress government will be formed in the state," said Congress leader Mahesh Parmar after offering prayers at Mahakal Temple in Ujjain.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 7:14 AM

    'Chaos BJP Created In Country Is About To End': Madhya Pradesh Congress Leader Jitu Patwari

    Congress leader Jitu Patwari said:"...The kind of 'Tandav' the BJP had created by tearing apart the dignity of democracy, created a market of MLAs the country has seen. After all these circumstances, people have suffered the pain of inflation, unemployment, and diseases...The kind of chaos they have created in the country is about to end..."

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 7:06 AM

    No Cigarette, Mobile Phones For Poll Officials Inside Counting Centres In Madhya Pradesh

    "(Counting) officials will not be allowed to take betel leaf, cigarette, tobacco, lighter or even mobile phones inside. Strict checking is underway, and everything is under control," said Mahavir Prasad Munjal, Additional SP Bhopal.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 7:00 AM

    Counting Of Votes To Take Place In Old Central Jail In Bhopal

    The Old Central Jail in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal is the counting centre for the state's Assembly Elections in 2023.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 6:54 AM

    Will Chauhan Win Again From His Bastion Budhni

    All eyes of Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan’s constituency—Budhni, considered to be his stronghold. Chauhan will hope to win again from his bastion and lead the BJP to victory in the state once again.

  • 03 Dec 2023 / 6:17 AM

    Chauhan Hopes To Retain Madhya Pradesh For BJP Ahead Of 2024 Lok Sabha Polls

    The counting for 230 Assembly Constituencies of Madhya Pradesh is scheduled to take place on Sunday with BJP under leadership of Shivraj Singh Chouhan hoping to accede to the throne of the state again, while Congress will hope to wrestle away it from the saffron party.