In Maharashtra, Congress-NCP alliance thrashed the rival Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena alliance by bagging 142 wins and leading in two other constituencies, as per the latest update of the poll results available at 7 pm on Thursday, Oct 22.
BJP-Shiv Sena alliance secured 91 wins, while Third Front won 14 and others parties won 26. Raj Thackeray led-Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) opened its account in the assembly polls winning 13 seats in the 288-member legislative assembly.
In Arunachal Pradesh the Congress claimed majority winning 42 seats in the 60-member assembly. Among the others in the fray, BJP won 3, NCP won 6, Trinamool Congress won 5 and other parties claimed 4 seats.
However, in Haryana, Congress failed to secure a simple majority as the INDL did better than expected. Securing 40 seat in the 90-member assembly, Congress fell short of six votes and led the state into a hung assembly. INLD followed Congress with 32 votes, while BJP won 4, Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) won 3 and others won 8 seats.