News24-PEACS Media Exit Poll gives Chhattisgarh to Congress

New Delhi, Dec 7: News24-PEACS Media Exit Poll has predicted Congress victory in Chhattisgarh. The Exit poll predicts 45-51 seatsfor Congress with BJP just managing 36-42 seats. The poll shows a 2% vote swing in favour of Congress and 3% swing against BJP.      

Chhattisgarh 2018 (Total seats: 90)                                                            

 Voting %age in Chhattisgarh: Cong 42% (+2%), BJP 38% (-3%)  

Seat prediction in Chhattisgarh: Congress 45-51 Seat prediction in Chhattisgarh: BJP 36-42


For 25% voters main issue was unemploymentFor 22% voters price rise was the main issueFor 20% voters plight of farmers was the main issue10% voted on the issue of corruption13% voted on the issue of Naxal problem

40% voted for change in Govt31% wanted the Raman Singh Govt to continue 

39% voters expressed anger against Raman Singh Govt while voting23% voters expressed anger against Modi Govt while voting

News24 Bureau