Opinion polls have also begun after the Election Commission announced the dates of assembly elections in five states. The BJP is returning to Puducherry in an ABP News-C voter poll on Saturday. According to the opinion poll, the BJP will get 17-21 seats in Puducherry. At the same time, 8-12 seats may go to Congress account and 1-3 seats to others.
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said in a press conference on Friday that the assembly elections in Puducherry will be held at one stage. On April 6, the state will vote for 30 seats. On the other hand, the deadline for submission of election papers to candidates is March 19, with which candidates can withdraw the nomination until March 22. Also, state elections will be counted on May 2.
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At the same time, when talking about the percentage of votes of political parties in Puducherry, the BJP is likely to get 46% of the votes. On the other hand, it is estimated that the opposition Congress alliance will get 36 percent of the vote. Others are more likely to get 18 percent of the vote.
Talking about the 2016 assembly elections in Puducherry, the Congress had 15 seats at the time. AINRC won 7 seats. AIADMK4 and DMK won three seats. The independent candidate won one seat. Please tell me that Puducherry is currently under the administration of the President.