West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam Election Exit Poll Results 2021 Live Updates: The ABP-C-Voter exit poll survey has predicted a return to power for Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress for a third consecutive term in West Bengal with 152-64 seats in the 294-seat Assembly. In Assam, the India Today-Axis My India voter survey has predicted a return to power for the BJP with 75-80 seats.
In the southern states, the CPM-led LDF is likely to beat anti-incumbency and retain the power in Kerala. In Tamil Nadu, the DMK-Congress alliance is predicted to upstage the ruling AIADMK-BJP alliance in the state.
The exit polls were released after the polling for the eighth phase of West Bengal elections concluded. The last phase of the election was held amid an unprecedented Covid spike.
West Bengal went to polls in eight phases, whereas Assam had three phases.
All eyes would be on the 294-seat West Bengal Assembly where a straight contest is expected between the ruling Trinamool Congress and main challenger BJP. The CPI (M)-Congress-ISF alliance is also expected to give a tough fight to the BJP and TMC on some seats.