Big win for Modi, jolt for Rahul..Himachal goes to BJP

New Delhi, Dec 14: Prem Kumar Dhumal will be the next CM of Himachal Pradesh. The BJP will make the government in Himachal Pradesh with a thumping majority according to the Today's Chanakya-News24 Exit Poll released on Thursday. Known for accurate prediction Today's Chanakya has given 55 seats to the BJP, and 13 to Congress in the 68 seat Himachal Pradesh Assembly. 

Following is the seat prediction for the Himachal Assembly. BJP is likley to get 55 seats (plus/minus 7), Congress 13 seats (plus/minus7), while others are likley to go blank (plus/minus 3).


In terms of vote percentage, the exit polls gives 51% (plus/minus 3%), Congress 38% (plus/minus 3%), whiule others are expected to get 11% (plus/minus 3%) votes. 

With BJP victory certain, Prem Kumar Dhumal will be the next CM of Himachal Pradesh. It is really bad news for the outgoing CM Virbhadra Singh who is facing a number of corruption charges.
News24Bureau