Maharashtra, Haryana Elections Results 2019: The BJP-Shiv Sena alliance will return to power, although with a reduced majority in the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly. Haryana, on the contrary, delivered a hung assembly, with no clear majority for either BJP or Congress.
While the BJP-Sena combine crossed the majority mark figure of 145 winning a total of 161 seats, the Congress-NCP alliance managed to put a good show leading in 98 seats. In 90-member Haryana Assembly, the BJP failed to attain the majority mark as it won 40 seats, while the Congress secured 31 seats. JJP chief Dushyant Chautala, whose party won 10 seats, finished third. Full list of winners constituency-wise Haryana, Maharashtra
Elated after the triumphant maiden electoral foray of his son Aaditya, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray reminded the BJP of promises not fulfilled. Asked by reporters which party will get the CM’s post, Thackeray said, “It is time to remind the BJP about the formula arrived at when BJP chief Amit Shah visited my home….we had decided on a fifty-fifty formula for the alliance.” BJP president Amit Shah indicated his party will stake claim to form the next government in Haryana.