Jhakhand Assembly poll results: JMM-Cong-RJD takes leads in close fight with BJP
Ranchi/IBNS: Giving the Opposition an edge, the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM)-Congress-Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) alliance is currently leading over the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as the counting of votes for the Jharkhand Assembly Polls is underway on Monday.
As per trends at 10.07 am, the alliance is ahead in 42 seats while the ruling party is leading in 29.
All Jharkhand Students Union or AJSU is ahead in three seats. The Jharkhand Vikas Morcha is also leading in three seats while Others are ahead in four.
The counting of votes commenced at all the district headquarters across 82 halls for which a total of 1478 tables have been set.
Chief Minister Raghubar Das is ahead in Jamshedpur East seat.
JMM candidate Hemant Soren,who is contesting from two seats, is leading in Barhait but trailing in Dumka.
In the previous Assembly Elections of 2014 BJP had won 37 seats, AJSU 5 seats, JMM 19 seats, JVM-P 8 seats, Congress 6 seats and Others 6 seats.
Jharkhand witnessed five-phase polling which ended on Dec 20.