The counting of the votes in the Jharkhand Assembly polls will begin at 8 am. (File photo)
The Jharkhand Assembly election 2019 results are set to be announced on Monday. The counting of the votes in the Jharkhand Assembly polls will begin at 8 am. You can watch the live coverage of the counting of votes in Jharkhand Assembly election 2019 on India Today TV and Aaj Tak.
Live coverage of the counting of the votes at Aaj Tak and India Today TV would begin at 7 am. The official vote counting by the Election Commission of India (ECI) will start at 8 am in all 24 district headquarters amid tight security.
The 81 Assembly seats in the state went to polls in five phases from November 30 to December 20.
India Today-Axis My India exit poll results, which were declared after the final phase polling ended on Friday (December 20) has shown the BJP going to trail behind the Congress. It has given JMM-led opposition between 38 and 50 seats and the BJP between 22 and 32 seats. It has predicted 3 to 5 seats for the AJSU party, 2 to 4 seats for the JVM-P, and 4 to 7 seats to others.
Rajdeep Sardesai and Rahul Kanwal of India Today TV would take you through the vote counting for the Jharkhand Assembly election 2019. Anjana Om Kashyap would be live at Aaj Tak for the counting of the votes on Monday.
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In 2014, the BJP had a clear majority in the House with 37 seats, while its ally AJSU managed to win five Assembly seats. Incumbent Chief Minister Raghubar Das is seeking a second five-year term. The BJP leader has also become the first chief minister of the state to complete a full term in the office.
The tenure of the current Assembly ends on January 5, 2020. This is the fourth Assembly election in Jharkhand since the state was carved out of Bihar in 2000.
Stay with India Today and Aaj Tak for the live coverage of the counting of votes polled in Jharkhand Assembly election 2019.