Five states will go to elections in later this year. They are Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram and Rajasthan. The Lok Sabha elections are scheduled in April-May next year (unless something drastic happens) along with many other assembly elections.
Earlier this year, assembly elections were held in three north-eastern states, namely, Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland this year along with Karnataka.
Of the five states going to polls this year, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh have BJP governments while the other three are ruled by the Congress.
End of term:
Chhattisgarh assembly January 4, 2014
Delhi assembly December 17, 2013
Madhya Pradesh assembly December 12, 2013
Mizoram assembly December 15, 2013
Rajasthan assembly December 31, 2013
PREVIOUS RESULTS IN THESE STATES (in 2008):
Chhattisgarh: BJP won 50 out of 90 seats
Delhi: Congress won 43 out of 70 seats
Madhya Pradesh: BJP won 143 out of 230 seats
Mizoram: Congress won 32 seats out of 40 seats
Rajasthan: Congress won 96 out of 199 seats