Election Results 2021 LIVE News Updates: The votes polled in the high-stakes West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry, overshadowed by the raging coronavirus pandemic, will likely be counted today (May 2). The counting of votes for election outcomes 2021 will start at 8 am and proceed late into the evening because the election officers, who drew flak from the court docket over the conduct of polls throughout a pandemic, observe strict Covid pointers, similar to 15 rounds of sanitisation at every polling centre, social distancing and different precautions. The election outcomes 2021 in the 4 states and the UT are additionally prone to mirror how the dealing with of the Covid pandemic has performed on the voters’ minds.
Exit polls have forecast a good contest between the incumbent Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress and the BJP in 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 many years. In Tamil Nadu, the exit polls predicted that the DMK-led opposition alliance, of which the Congress is a component, will trounce the AIADMK-BJP coalition.
While electioneering by the political events was aggressive in all of the states, the election campaigns in West Bengal noticed probably the most motion with aimed jibes, controversies and even violence. Here, it was the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) vs the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC). Today, the “khela hobey” and the “khela shesh” fighters are ready for the jury’s verdict with bated breath. Will Mamata Banerjee win over the BJP scare in Bengal, a celebration that tried to construct on its Lok Sabha election benefit, or will anti-incumbency swing the election in the saffron get together’s favour?
The West Bengal election outcome 2021 will determine whether or not Mamata Banerjee, who has been in energy for 10 years and is arguably preventing the hardest ballot of her political profession, has been capable of thwart the problem by the BJP. Besides the dealing with of the coronavirus pandemic, the opposite components which may determine the West Bengal election outcome 2021 are Muslim votes, guarantees of giving citizenships which may very nicely swing the Matua group votes in BJP’s favour, the exodus of a number of TMC leaders who take pleasure in a lot affect among the many public to the BJP, the narrative of “insider vs outsider” set by the TMC, and the saffron get together’s corruption allegations in opposition to the ruling Trinamool. The Left-Congress alliance is the third foremost contestant in the state.
In Tamil Nadu, each Dravidian events — AIADMK and DMK — went into the election with out their stalwarts, J (*4*) and M Karunanidhi. The AIADMK had scored successive wins in 2011 and in 2016, when (*4*) bucked the anti-incumbency development — the primary by anybody in practically three many years in the state.
In Kerala, the Left (*8*) Front (LDF) is in search of to interrupt the state’s four-decade-old development of swinging between the communists and the Congress-led United (*8*) Front.
In Assam, the ruling BJP is going through 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).
In Puducherry, the AINRC-led NDA and the Congress-led Secular (*8*) alliance are in a contest. While AINRC fielded candidates in 16 of the full 30 constituencies, the BJP is contesting 9 seats whereas the AIADMK is contesting 5 seats. The Congress-led authorities in the Union Territory had collapsed simply earlier than the elections.
Polling was held in eight phases in West Bengal between March 27 and April 29, in Assam in three phases 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-19 surge had begun in many of the states.
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