V for Victory: Gujarat stays with Modi, Congress loses Himachal, projected trends
Updated On : 18 Dec 2017,12:28 PM
The counting of votes for 182 assembly seats in Gujarat is underway. The 'battle of Gujarat' between Congress and BJP will come to an end later in the evening and it shall be clear as to which party has the numbers to form the government in the state.
As per the early trends exhibited by News Nation, the BJP holds the slender advantage over its arch rival Congress, leading in its traditional strong vote bases of North and Central Gujarat. However, it is a neck to neck fight btw the two rivals in Saurashtra and Kutch regions. Congress looks to have made significant inroads into the BJP pie in the rural areas of Gujarat.
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