The up-coming elections to be held in various parts of India comprises of states named Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram, Rajasthan.
In 2017, a large part of country’s population casted their vote and exercised their franchise to choose a government for their states. The year 2017 has been a game changing year that witnessed the BJP spreading its influence over a majority part of the country. However, it has to be noted that the upcoming elections in 2018 can change the situations for leading parties in the eight states of India namely Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland, Karnataka, Mizoram, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
Following is the detailed description relevant to State Assembly Elections in India.
- Chhattisgarh : – Chhattisgarh’s Legislative Assembly has 90 seats and 1 nominated in total. As per the upcoming Assembly Elections 2018 is concerned, the most dominant politician in Chhattisgarh, Ajit Jogi, has a very strong vote-bank base in Marwahi area i.e. which falls in Mungeli and Bilaspur district. Analyzing the past patterned elections, there has been a very tough fight between Indian National Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party. Congress lost only by 5-6 seats which gives an image that out of 90 remaining 80 seats, it’s very difficult for both BJP and Congress to get 46 seats. It’s also to be mentioned that the tenure of Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly ends on 5 January 2019.
- Madhya Pradesh : – The Legislative Assembly Elections, 2018 for Madhya Pradesh is scheduled to be held in November, 2018. Elections to the M.P Assembly will be held to elect members of the 230 constituencies in the state. As much likely said, the countdown has begun and both the National parties, the Indian National Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party have geared up to Conquer the throne of the second largest state of India. It’s the most crucial election as it’s the revival situation for Congress to regain its position in the state, and for BJP to maintain relevance to the state.
- Mizoram : –TheAssembly Elections for Mizoram will take place in December. As the Centre (BJP) looks to make a mark in a state which has key players like Congress and Mizoram National Front (MNF). With 97% of total population classified as Scheduled Tribe, Mizoram has been marked as the highest concentration of the Tribal. Here, Congress has been in Power since 2008. With State Assembly Elections in the loop for Mizoram, it would be interesting to see whether BJP can make a mark for itself, where many new political parties and alliances have been introduced. The Legislative Assembly Elections in Mizoram will be held to elect members of the 40onstituencies.
- Rajasthan : – The election for the Legislative Assembly of Rajasthan is scheduled to be held in December 2018 and will carry into 2019. This is termed the crucial election in Rajasthan as it will elect members of the 200 constituencies in the state. The tenure of Rajasthan Assembly ends in January 20, 2019. At present, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the ruling party in the state. Every election, the two dominant political parties in Rajasthan is the Indian National Congress (INC) and the Bharatiya Janata Party. The Legislative Election will be held in 2018 to elect members of the 200 constituencies.