According to India TV-CNX Exit Polls on Friday, the Congress party is likely to return to power in Rajasthan. It may win 100 to 110 seats in a House of 200, while the ruling BJP headed by CM Vasundhara Raje, may slip to 80 to 90 seats.
BSP may win one to three seats, while 'Others' may win 6 to 8 seats. 'Others' include Rashtriya Loktantrik Party, Bharat Vahini Party and independents. In 2013 polls, BJP had swept to power with 163 seats, Congress got 21 seats, BSP won three seats, and Others 13.
Vote share wise projection says, Congress may get 43.5 per cent of total votes, a huge 10.43 pc jump over 2013 vote share, while the ruling BJP may get 41.75 pc, a decline of 3.42 per cent compared to five years ago. BSP may get 3.15 pc votes.
Region wise seat prediction from the exit poll shows, in Harouti region, having 63 seats, Congress may win 37, BJP may win 23, BSP may win one and two seats may go to Others.
In Marwad region, having 56 seats, Congress may get 27 and BJP 26 seats, leaving the remaining three to Others. In Mewar region, having 64 seats, Congress may win 33 seats, BJP may win 30 seats, leaving the lone remaining seat to Others.
In Shekhawati region, having 16 seats, Congress may win eight, BJP six seats, and one seat each may be shared between BSP and Others.
The exit poll was conducted today in 670 polling states covering 67 assembly seats. A questionnaire was distributed to 8040 men and women in the age group 18-60 years.
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