New Delhi: The latest trends indicates that the grand old party, Congress on Tuesday, was set to return to power in Chhattisgarh.
The party is ahead of the BJP in Rajasthan, trends indicated. But, it is a neck-and-neck fight in Madhya Pradesh. It has badly fared in Telangana and Mizoram.
Exit polls proved to be right in Chhattisgarh.
Trends suggested that the Congress candidates were set to bag 60 of the 90 seats. It is an increase of 24 seats. It has left the BJP way behind at 23 seats.
The BSP-Janata Congress Chhattisgarh alliance of former Chief Minister Ajit Jogi got five seats.
The Congress party workers have started celebrating in Jaipur outside its office.
Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje did not give any comment on the election result. Her party office wore a desolate look after the trends started coming in.