Election Results 2019: Live updates, latest party position

Last Updated: Thu, May 23, 2019 09:25 hrs

The counting of votes for the seven-phase elections to India's lower house of parliament, the world's biggest democratic exercise, will take place on Thursday, bringing the curtains down on a bitterly-fought contest which the country rarely witnessed.

Most of the exit polls have predicted that the Bhartiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance is on course to retain power for a second term, riding on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's charisma like the way he swept to power in 2014.

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