Meticulous planning by Prashant Kishor did wonders for Trinamool within six months, said a senior party leader.
Hong Kong media said Monday that the pro-democracy camp had won a commanding majority of the 452 district council seats at stake, taking control of at least 17 of the city’s 18 district councils.
The Congress has a shortfall of only one seat to retain power as it has won 22 seats.
The political game in Maharashtra is fast changing with every second minute.
The deliberations within the Sena are currently revolving around two options viz. to stay with BJP and increase stake in the government and to make Aaditya the CM with the help of Congress and NCP.
In Konkan, Thane and Mumbai region, strategy to induct bigwigs from the NCP has helped the saffron alliance, it has bagged 56 out of 75 seats from the region.
PM Narendra Modi described BJP's performance in Haryana, where it failed to win a majority, as 'unprecedented.'
Khattar, a first-time MLA, is seeking re-election from Karnal, while Hooda is seeking re-election from his stronghold Garhi Sampla-Kiloi in Rohtak district.
The BJP candidate is pitted against Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) candidate Satpal Sangwan and Congress candidate Nirpender Singh Sangwan.
With the BJP falling short of the magic figure of 46 required for a majority, the party is now turning to independent MLAs, and not Dushyant Chautala's JJP, to return to power
The exit polls have predicted the ruling BJP-Shiv Sena alliance getting elected in Maharashtra but have differed in their projection of a number of seats.
The boycott is in continuation with the Congress' strategy not to send spokesperson on TV debates after the poll debacle in the general election in May.
With nearly all votes counted, news agencies reported significant gains for independent, Communist and liberal candidates against those allied with the ruling United Russia party.
As per the direction of the Delhi High Court dated September 6, the declaration of the final result is being withheld, it said.
AIADMK and DMK leaders clash over the recent election results in the Tamil Nadu Assembly which also involved the CM K Palaniswami.