Karnataka elections 2023 LIVE: Exit polls predict close BJP vs Cong fight
The majority mark in the 224-seat Karnataka assembly stands at 113 seats
Most exit polls so far have predicted a hung assembly, however, the majority of them have given a slight edge to the Congress. The predictions also indicate that HD Kumaraswamy's Janata Dal Secular is likely to play kingmaker. The majority mark in the 224-seat assembly is 113 seats.
Voting concludes in Karnataka; 65.69 per cent voter turnout recorded till 5 pm recorded in Karnataka elections on Wednesday. Voting began on Wednesday morning in 224 assembly constituencies in Karnataka. The electors will decide the electoral fate of 2,615 candidates.
Voting for the high stakes Assembly elections in Karnataka began early on Wednesday, in a state where the ruling BJP is eyeing to script history by retaining its southern citadel while a combative Congress eyes a comeback ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.
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Exit polls predict close BJP vs Cong fight
Axis My India exit polls result
India Today-Axis My India exit poll results
India TV CNX exit polls
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Times Now-ETG exit poll results
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A local leader, who was earlier with the BJP and had joined Congress recently, was injured in a clash between BJP and Congress workers during the polling in Bellary rural constituency in Karnataka on Wednesday.
Umesh Yadav was injured in the head in the clash between workers of the two parties. Police reached the spot and dispersed the violent mob.
In another incident, BJP workers allegedly clashed with the Karnataka Rajya Pragathi Paksha Party (KRPP) workers at booths no 159 and 160 at Gangavati central constituency.
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First Published: May 10 2023 | 07:17 AM IST