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Is BJPs strategy in Madhya Pradesh Election going to yield positive results?
Madhya Pradesh

Is BJPs strategy in Madhya Pradesh Election going to yield positive results?

The country is in the midst of a tough electoral battle. A key battle was fought in the Centre of the country in November when the elections for the state of Madhya Pradesh were held. The voter turnout for this closely fought election was a whooping 74.61 %, more than 2percentage points higher than the 72.13% voting recorded in 2013. Everyone interested in the country’s political scenario has their eyes and ears attuned to Madhya Pradesh election news at the moment. On the 7th December, exit poll results are also coming out. A key question on everyone’s lips have been, ‘Who will be the next CM?’. Peopleare awaiting the verdict and watching Madhya Pradesh election news tosee if Congress finally be able to trump BJP or will BJP retain power for 4th consecutive term. The results of the st
What is the Strategy of BJP in Madhya Pradesh?
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What is the Strategy of BJP in Madhya Pradesh?

Bhartiya Janta Party has ruled the state of Madhya Pradesh for the past 15 years and will be eyeing the fourth term in a row come 11th December. Along with Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and Chhatisgarh are considered to be the bastion of BJP. They both are part of the Hindi belt which saw BJP sweep over Congress in 2014 elections. In MP alone BJP won 24 seats out of 26, which later came down to 23 after Kantilal Bhuriya won in By-Polls of Jhabua- Alirajpur seat. The loss in the Lok Sabha constituency came with another loss in state assembly bye-polls as well. This not only boosted the morale of Congress in the state but gave a platform that they built upon since. For BJP the challenge is much bigger than just a state. It is about sensing the pulse of the nation before the 2019 elections. ...
What is the Strategy of Congress in Madhya Pradesh?
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What is the Strategy of Congress in Madhya Pradesh?

For the last 15 years, Congress has sat on the opposition side of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly. This November though they are looking to change their seats. With Rahul Gandhi at the helm in Delhi, Congress is yet to score an out an out victory in any state. In Karnataka, they are in power but with the crutches of an alliance and no chief minister of their own. In Madhya Pradesh, Congress has a unique opportunity in their hands. MP has been historically a two-party fight between them and BJP. Unlike in Gujrat, they have strong leaders in the state in the form of Jyotiraditya Scindia and Kamal Nath. Moreover in Madhya Pradesh BJP will be fighting the incumbency wave and not Congress like in Karnataka. Madhya Pradesh elections are also along with state assembly elections in four other state...
How CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has performed in MP?
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How CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has performed in MP?

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has overseen many changes in the state of Madhya Pradesh. His streak of two straight wins in elections is the testament of that. Or does it point towards the fact that previous Congress was not up to the mark? Digvijay Singh, now sidelined in Congress, was at the helm of Madhya Pradesh at some time in the early 2000s. BJP has since had made it a bastion. A big reason for that is the policies of Shivraj Singh Chouhan. Madhya Pradesh was part of the BIMARU states. The state’s electricity infrastructure and roads were in shambles. Even the big cities like Indore, Bhopal, and Gwalior was subject to power outages of over 3-4 hours daily. The state was reeling in debt and had very low agriculture growth rate. Then the BIMARU state elected BJP on the agenda of developm
Shivraj Singh Chouhan – From Mamu to the Most Popular CM!
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Shivraj Singh Chouhan – From Mamu to the Most Popular CM!

Madhya Pradesh as a state has never been in the spotlight for better or worse. The scenario though has changed in recent years, starting from Roads better than Washington remark by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to Mandsaur violence. It has attracted much news minutes recently and will do more as state elections come nearer and political tension rises in the state. For all the attention it will get, much of it will be focused on CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, a leader from the humble beginning looking to become CM for the 4th time in a row. Early days of Shivraj Singh Chauhan -  CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has been one of the leaders, who do not get much attention in the national airtime but is a force in regional politics. Having started his political career in the turbulent years of Emer
Madhya Pradesh Elections 2018 – A Real Test of PM Modi?
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Madhya Pradesh Elections 2018 – A Real Test of PM Modi?

The election season in India will once again start with the upcoming elections in of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, and Mizoram. All of them are interestingly states where BJP and Congress will lock horns starting 12 November. The only exception coming in the state of Telangana which have a strong regional player in TRS. The biggest battleground though will be in Madhya Pradesh a state where a lot has happened in last year or so. The election date of 28 November brings with it a test for PM Modi before the 2019 elections to see whether Modi wave is there or not. In run up to 2019 elections, the state assembly elections of Madhya Pradesh could prove to be a dress rehearsal for BJP and Congress. For both the parties, Madhya Pradesh is a testing ground where parties will have...
Madhya Pradesh Opinion Poll 2018: Who Will Win 2018 MP Elections?
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Madhya Pradesh Opinion Poll 2018: Who Will Win 2018 MP Elections?

2018 assembly elections could be called as the semi-final of 2019 elections. After the Karnataka election in which BJP could not form the government despite getting the maximum number of seats, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Chhattisgarh elections are very crucial for BJP. As per Latest ABP-CVoter Survey, BJP to lose elections in Rajasthan, MP & Chhattisgarh. If Congress makes a comeback in Madhya Pradesh, it might add some numbers for Congress in the upcoming 2019 elections. Participate in our Madhya Pradesh Opinion poll 2018 and let us know which party do you think will win MP Assembly election 2018. (function(d, s, id){ var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0], r = Math.floor(new Date().getTime() / 1000000); if (d.getElementById(id)) {return;} js = d.cr...
Which party will win the Madhya Pradesh Elections 2018?
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Which party will win the Madhya Pradesh Elections 2018?

It is time for a tough battle to be fought in the Centre of the country in 2018. Who will be the next CM? Will Congress finally be able to rule or will BJP retain the seat for the 4th consecutive time? Elections in Madhya Pradesh this time is going to revolve around these two parties only that is a given. While SP and BSP might look to enter into a battleground, it will do so only with a very small share or will boost the fortune of Congress party by allying with them. Let's try to find out which party will win the Madhya Pradesh Elections 2018? The Mungaoli and Kolaras by-elections showed a poor performance by the ruling BJP government. The Indian National Congress managed to retain its seat in the two constituencies. Despite the discourse of development it portrays and the fact tha...
ABP-CVoter Survey : BJP to lose elections in Rajasthan, MP and Chhattisgarh
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ABP-CVoter Survey : BJP to lose elections in Rajasthan, MP and Chhattisgarh

Centre for Voting Opinion & Trends in Election Research, or CVOTER, is an Indian international polling agency which covers union budgets, state elections and even international events. Since 2000 it has worked with news giants like Times Now, ANN7, United Press International, Reuters, Bloomberg News, etc. Since, elections for the legislative assemblies of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh later this year and for the Lok Sabha in 2019, are around the corner, it conducted an opinion poll in collaboration with ABP News. It is the results of this survey that has created a wave debate, discussions and apprehensions about the future of the two major national parties of India. According to the latest ABP - C voter survey, BJP is going to lose Rajasthan, Chhatisgarh and Madhya Pradesh...
Can BJP win the Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018?
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Can BJP win the Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018?

The countdown for the Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018 has begun and both the national parties, the Indian National Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party are gearing up to conquer the throne of the second largest state of India. Elections are scheduled to be held in the month of the November. Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018 are important for both the parties as, for Congress, it is a chance to rewrite the history by completing the story of victory, which was left incomplete in Gujarat. On the other hand, it is very much important for BJP too as they cannot lose to Congress at this crucial moment when 2019 elections are around the corner, also they have to compensate for the damage during Gujarat elections. Thus, our country is awaiting to host biggest political battlefields ...