Voting on in 18 Chhattisgarh seats, red corridor key to saffron fortunes | chattisgarh elections | Hindustan Times Voting on in 18 Chhattisgarh seats, red corridor key to saffron fortunes

Chhattisgarh elections 2018: The ruling BJP and the Congress, which has launched an aggressive campaign to return to power after 15 years, are hopeful of a good showing in the first phase.

Chhattisgarh Assembly Polls 2018 LIVE: Voting begins for 10 seats

Live updates of the first phase of voting for the 2018 Chhattisgarh Assembly polls. Congress is hoping to out Chief Minister Raman Singh-led BJP government, which has been in power in the state for 15 years

Chhattisgarh Assembly elections 2018: Polling begins under tight security | Live updates Chhattisgarh Assembly elections 2018: Polling begins under tight security | Live updates

Polling gets underway amidst Maoists' boycott call in 18 Assembly constituencies of Chhattisgarh, on Monday.This is the first phase of Assembly elections in the State where 190 candidates are in t

The stakes are very high for the saffron party on these 18 seats as it had lost 12 of them in the last polls held in 2013.

Chhattisgarh Assembly Elections 2018 Live Updates: 18 Constituencies Vote In First Phase

Voting began in 18 of 90 constituencies in Chhattisgarh today, in the first phase of assembly polls. As many as one lakh security personnel, including paramilitary forces, have been posted in the state. For more than a decade, Maoists have called for boycott of voting.

Chhattisgarh Assembly election 2018 LIVE updates: IED blast in Katekalyan didn't derail polling process; Naxals targetted security forces, says police

Chhattisgarh Assembly election 2018 LIVE updates: The IED triggered by Naxals on the Tumakpal-Nayanar road at around 5. 30 am was to target security forces. No harm to security forces and the polling party has been done and party safely reached to the Nayanar polling booth Watch LIVE News, Latest Updates, Live blog, Highlights and Live coverage online at firstpost.com.

BSF officer dies in blast by Maoists

Two BSF jawans were injured in Naxal attack in the same area on November 2.

BJP, Congress Cajole Rebels To Opt Out Of Madhya Pradesh Poll Race

The ruling BJP and the opposition Congress have gone into damage-control mode to get party rebels to withdraw from the fray in Madhya Pradesh, which goes to polls on November 28. The state has a 230-member Assembly and sources from both parties believe that these rebels could prove to be the decisive factor in 30-odd seats. The last date to withdraw nominations is November 14.

From Turncoats To Caste Equations, The Final Face-Off Ahead Of 2019

A Narendra Modi-Rahul Gandhi face-off, last-minute switching of camps, allegations, counter-allegations, and caste equations make for a heady election cocktail in five states, but poll results remain as unpredictable as the climax of a Hollywood thriller.

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: BJP vs BJP in several party strongholds Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: BJP vs BJP in several party strongholds

In Madhya Pradesh, the BJP is facing rough weather in a few seats it has been holding for the past two decades. Two former MPs, two former Ministers and several sitting and former MLAs who were denied

India News: BHOPAL: The ruling BJP and the opposition Congress have gone into damage-control mode to get party rebels to withdraw from the fray in Madhya Pradesh .