The results of the Assembly elections in the Indian states of West Bengal, Assam, Tamilnadu, Kerala and the Union Territory of Puducherry are being announced. Mamata’s party Trinamool Congress is on the way to a big victory in West Bengal.
According to NDTV, the Trinamool is leading in 292 seats in West Bengal with more than 200 seats and the BJP in more than 70 seats. And the Left Alliance is ahead in three seats.
As a result, Mamata Banerjee is going to be the Chief Minister for the third time in a row.
However, after many dramas, Mamata is lagging behind BJP leader Shuvendu Adhikari in Nandigram constituency. Among the heavyweight candidates, BJP candidate Locket Chatterjee lost in Chinsurah.
However, film director and BJP candidate Raj Chakraborty is relieved in the Barrackpore polls. Among the senior leaders in this poll are BJP’s Mukul Roy and Trinamool’s Jyotipriya Mallick.
The West Bengal Assembly elections have been held in eight phases. The counting of votes starts from 8 am local time on Sunday. It is learned that the Trinamool got 48.3% of the counted votes. The party has no record of getting so many votes in any other election in the past.