The Hush Post: Different exit polls conducted by various news channels, indicate an edge for Congress over BJP in Karnataka Assembly elections.
The internet and news TV channels are all abuzz with exit poll surveys as to who will sit at the helm in the 224-Karnataka Assembly.
The BJP led by its president Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, both have put all their might to get power in Karnataka to repeat the Gujarat performance or may be better it, while Congress president Rahul Gandhi is desperately trying to retain power under its present leader and Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah.
The counting of votes will take place on May 15 (Tuesday) starting 8 am till then its basically guesstimates by psephologists and pollsters.
Karnataka polls could set the tone for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. It is for this reason, even north of Vindhyas people are keenly hooked to the Karnataka polls and awaiting the results.
Let us have a look at what various Exit polls say about the Karnataka polls.
NEWS- CNX giving BJP the edge
Times now- VMR survey
India Today –Axis
Republic-Jan ki Baat