On Tuesday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has reached the magic mark of 114 as per latest Karnataka assembly polls result 2018. The saffron party has sent its state in-charge Prakash Javadekar to Karnataka to oversee government formation. The BJP leader is likely to hold a parliamentary board meeting in the evening.
In more heartbreak for the Congress, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is trailing in Chamundeshwari in hometown Mysuru against GT Deve Gowda of JD(S). And as trends show the party leading, BJP workers celebrate outside the party office in Bengaluru as trends show the party leading.
Recently, Ajoy Bose stated that this Karnataka election result, if anything, is proof that Rahul Gandhi as PM Modi is a bad idea. Congress president Rahul Gandhi's face as the representative spells doom on the party. It is beneficial for the opposition parties and other alliances, quotes News18.
While Subramanian Swamy took to tweet and wrote, "It looks like my early prediction for Karnataka polls of BJP majority is turning out to be true. I hope to see my good friend Yeddiruppa as CM on 18th. When Siddhu split the Lingayat community I had told the media: Congi committed suicide"
According to the states, BJP fielded 223 candidates, while the Cong and the Janata Dal (Secular) fielded 222 and 201 candidates respectively. While out of the 224 seats, 36 reserved for Scheduled Castes (SCs) and 15 of them are for Scheduled Tribes (STs).