VERDICT 2019: THE BIG TAKEAWAYS

RSTV Bureau
Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at party supporters as he leaves to file his nomination paper from Varanasi Lok Sabha parliamentary constituency, after offering prayers at the Baba Kaal Bhairav temple, in Varanasi, Friday, April 26, 2019. (PTI Photo)(

Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at party supporters as he leaves to file his nomination paper from Varanasi Lok Sabha parliamentary constituency, after offering prayers at the Baba Kaal Bhairav temple, in Varanasi, Friday, April 26, 2019. (PTI Photo)(

Trends show BJP comfortably crossing the 300-mark on its own, improving its 2014 tally. NDA leads in over 340 seats.

BJP makes big in roads in West Bengal, Odisha

BJP sweeps Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh just months after Congress government took over in the states

BJP sweeps Bihar. Lalu’s son Tejashwi fails to revive RJD’s fortune

In Uttar Pradesh, Mahagathbandhan (BSP+SP+RLD) fails to make a big impact even though BJP loses some ground

BJP retains stronghold over Gujarat, Maharashtra

BJP sweeps Karnataka. Congress, JD(S) alliance fails miserably

BJP leads in all 7 seats in Delhi, AAP nowhere in the picture

Stalin’s DMK  sweeps Tamil Nadu

K Chandrasekhar Rao’s TRS retains stronghold over Telangana

Congress retains stronghold over Punjab and Kerala

In the Assembly polls in Odisha, BJD chief Naveen Patnaik retains the state despite big inroads by BJP

In Andhra Pradesh Assembly polls, Jagan Reddy’s YSRCP sweeps the state. N Chandrababu Naidu’s TDP wrested out of power