Elections Results 2021 (Vidhan Sabha) Live Updates Vote Counting: As per the newest outcome developments, whereas the Congress-DMK alliance is main in 151 seats, the incumbent AIADMK and BJP are forward in 82 seats
Assembly Election Final Result 2021 LATEST Updates: BJP nationwide common secretary CT Ravi advised CNN-News18 that the occasion has accepted public mandate with outcome developments displaying the Congress-DMK alliance main with 150+ seats in Tamil Nadu. “We have accepted the public’s mandate,” Ravi stated.
As per the newest outcome developments, whereas the Congress-DMK alliance is main in 151 seats, the incumbent AIADMK and BJP are forward in 82 seats.
Kerala well being minister KK Shailaja is main by greater than 61,000 votes at Mattannur, News18 reported. Revolutionary Socialist Party candidate Illikkal Augusthy was has emerged as the principle challenger from the seat. Shailaja was lauded globally for her position in controlling the unfold of COVID-19 through the first wave of the pandemic within the southern state.
The MNM’s Kamal Haasan is main from Coimbatore South with 24,275 votes, whereas TTV Dhinakaran of the Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) is trailing by over 5,000 votes in Kovilpatti.
Ruling events had been poised to return to energy in three states with Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress striding means forward of the BJP in West Bengal whereas the BJP was comfortably forward in Assam as was the LDF in Kerala, Election Commission developments indicated on Sunday.
According to the newest updates from the Election Commission, Suvendu Adhikari is main with a margin of over 3,000 votes in opposition to Mamata Banerjee in Nandigram. The margin was earlier over 8,000 votes.
The ruling LDF maintained its lead in 88 of the 140 meeting constituencies in Kerala whereas the opposition Congress-headed UDF was forward in 50 segments, as per developments out there until 10.30 am
In Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister E Palaniswami was main in his dwelling phase of Edappadi in Salem district and chief of opposition and DMK president M Okay Stalin was forward in Kolathur constituency
In Kerala, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is main from the Dharmadam constituency as per the leads at 8.33 am
As per early leads in Tamil Nadu, the DMK is forward in 5 seats, whereas the PMK is main in a single seat.
Counting of votes has begun for all 5 Assembly polls.
Exit polls have forecast a decent contest between the incumbent Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress and the BJP within the essential West Bengal meeting polls and put the ruling saffron mix forward in Assam
Counting of votes for 822 Assembly seats unfold throughout West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry will happen from Eight am right this moment (Sunday, 2 May) following the COVID-19 protocols.
The election has been overshadowed by the raging COVID pandemic, because the BJP seeks to consolidate its maintain over extra states and Congress together with its allies makes an attempt to regain turf.
There shall be 2,364 counting halls as in comparison with 1,002 halls in 2016 in 822 meeting constituencies in view of the coronavirus tips, in accordance with the Election Commission which had drawn flak from the courts over the conduct of polls through the pandemic.
At least 15 rounds of sanitisation shall be carried out at every centre, apart from social distancing and different precautions, together with a ban on gatherings, shall be strictly adopted through the counting by 95,000 officers, officers stated.
They stated counting of votes will start at Eight am and proceed late into the night time. As many as 1,100 counting observers will watch the method and candidates and brokers should produce a adverse COVID take a look at report or double dose of vaccination certificates to get an entry.
Exit polls have forecast a decent contest between the incumbent Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress and the BJP within the essential West Bengal meeting polls and put the ruling saffron mix forward in Assam whereas projecting that the Left alliance will retain Kerala, a feat unseen in 4 a long time.
For the Congress, the exit polls predicted that it could fall quick in Assam and Kerala and lose in Puducherry to the opposition alliance of AINRC-BJP-AIADMK.
The solely excellent news for the Congress was from Tamil Nadu, the place the exit polls predicted that the DMK-led opposition alliance, of which it’s a half, will trounce the AIADMK-BJP coalition.
The ballot leads to the 4 states and the UT are additionally prone to mirror how the dealing with of the COVID pandemic has performed on the voters’ thoughts.
Polling was held in eight phases in West Bengal between March 27 and April 29, in Assam in three levels on March 27, April 1 and 6, whereas votes had been solid in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and the Union Territory of Puducherry in a single section on April 6, when the COVID surge had begun in lots of the states.
Kerala, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal are among the many 11 states that account for 78.22 per cent of the whole lively instances, in accordance with the Health ministry.
West Bengal may have the utmost variety of 1,113 counting halls, Kerala 633, Assam 331, Tamil Nadu 256 and Puducherry 31, the EC stated.
A 3-tier safety association is in place in West Bengal’s counting centres and 256 corporations of central forces deployed throughout 23 districts of the state that voted in a gruelling election marred by violence and cruel private assaults.
The outcome will resolve whether or not Mamata Banerjee, who has been in energy for 10 years and is arguably combating the hardest ballot of her political profession, has been capable of thwart the problem by the battle-hardened election military of the BJP led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah.
The BJP, which had simply three seats within the 294-member Assembly after the polls and went to win 18 out of 42 seats within the 2019 Lok Sabha election, had pulled out all of the stops within the state in a decided bid to oust Banerjee, a vocal critic of Prime Minister Modi, and add one other state to its tally of 17.
The Left-Congress alliance is the third predominant contestant within the state.
In Tamil Nadu, each Dravidian events — AIADMK and DMK — went into the election with out their stalwarts, J Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi.
Chief Minister Okay Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam will cement their place as successors of Jayalalithaa if the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazagham (AIADMK) retains energy although it faces an uphill job particularly after the rout within the 2019 Lok Sabha election when the DMK-led alliance gained 38 out of 39 seats.
The AIADMK had scored successive wins in 2011 and in 2016, when Jayalalithaa bucked the anti-incumbency pattern — the primary by anybody in almost three a long time within the state.
After a slender defeat within the final meeting election the place a number of exit polls had predicted his occasion’s win, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M Okay Stalin spearheaded a decided election marketing campaign this time and vigorously toured the state to tackle the ruling AIADMK.
AIADMK ally BJP, which had not gained any seat within the final polls, is contesting in 20 constituencies. Another AIADMK ally PMK is contesting from 23 constituencies.
The Congress, an ally of the DMK, is within the fray in 25 Assembly segments.
Actor-politician Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam-led mix can also be within the fray.
There are 75 counting centres throughout the state and all preparations are in place to easily conduct the train, which might be monitored by observers, authorities stated.
In Kerala, the Left Democratic Front (LDF) is looking for to interrupt the state’s four-decade-old pattern of swinging between the communists and the Congress-led United Democratic Front.
As many as 957 candidates, together with Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, 11 of his Cabinet colleagues, Opposition chief Ramesh Chennithala, senior Congress chief Oommen Chandy, ‘Metroman’ E Sreedharan, former Union Minister Okay J Alphons and BJP State president Okay Surendran, amongst others, had been in fray within the election to the 140 seats.
The BJP, which had gained one seat in 2016, is assured of garnering extra seats this time
The ballot is important for Kerala Congress (M) chief Jose Okay Mani who lately snapped decades-long ties with the UDF and joined fingers with the Left entrance.
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi had camped within the state for a number of days and brought half in dozens of nook conferences and rallies, with the occasion hoping that the state will herald a flip in its electoral fortunes after a sequence of disappointments in recent times.
In Assam, the ruling BJP is dealing with a problem from ‘Mahajoth’ or ‘Grand Alliance’ comprising the Congress, AIUDF, Bodoland Peoples’ Front (BPF), CPI(M), CPI, CPI(ML) Liberation, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Anchalik Gana Morcha (AGM).
The BJP has an alliance with the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), the United People’s Party Liberal (UPPL) and the Gana Suraksha Party (GSP),
The saffron occasion had scripted historical past by successful the historically Congress-dominated state in 2016, after remaining on the fringes.
In Puducherry, the AINRC-led NDA and the Congress-led Secular Democratic alliance are in a contest. While AINRC fielded candidates in 16 of the whole 30 constituencies the BJP is contesting 9 seats whereas the AIADMK is contesting 5 seats.
The Congress-led authorities within the Union Territory had collapsed simply earlier than the elections.
Counting may even be held in 4 Lok Sabha seats and 13 meeting seats throughout 13 states the place bypolls had been held.
The EC has banned victory roadshows and automobile rallies.
With inputs from PTI