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15 May 2018

#SemiFinals2019: Game of chess in Karnataka: Who will be CM?

Karnataka results turns into a game of chess

In a shocking plot twist in the Karnataka Elections, the BJP fell short of a clear majority, giving JD(S) and Congress an upper hand.

The trends at the time of press showed BJP leading in 107 seats, Congress in 73 and JD(S) in 40.

Congress's leaders accepted defeat and said they are ready to support JD(S) in its bid to form a government.

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Karnataka results turns into a game of chess
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The Congress- JD(S) deal: What's on the table

Conceding defeat, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said, "We had a telephonic conversation with Deve Gowda ji & Kumaraswamy. They have accepted our offer. Hopefully, we will be together."

Reportedly, JD(S) and Congress will also fight the 2019 elections together.

If things plan out as Congress wants, Kumarswamy will be the Chief Minister of Karnataka.

Congress, JD(S) to meet governor this evening

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BJP pulls big guns, Prakash Javadekar meets Amit Shah

As the talks of an unlikely alliance between JD(S) and Congress caught fire, reportedly BJP's National President Amit Shah asked Prakash Javadekar to rush to Bengaluru.

A short while ago, Javadekar was spotted at Shah's residence.

Reportedly, BJP will also stake claim to form a government.

JD(S) leader Danish Ali, meanwhile, said they'll do anything to keep BJP out of power.

However, the governor turned the Congress delegation away

BS Yeddyurappa or Kumarswamy, who will be the CM?

With Siddaramaiah conceding defeat, him returning for a second term is highly unlikely. BS Yeddyurappa, BJP's CM candidate, did not reveal final plans and asked to wait for complete results. Will Kumarswamy become CM? Only time will tell.

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Who won in Shikaripura?

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BS Yadiyurappa, a BJP candidate, won in the Shikaripura constituency of Karnataka.

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Siddaramaih, an INC candidate, won in the Badami constituency of Karnataka.

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G.T. Devegowda, a Janata Dal(Secular) candidate, won in the Chamundeshwari constituency of Karnataka.

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BS Yadiyurappa, a BJP candidate, won in the Shikaripura constituency with 86983 votes. His closest competition was Goni Malatesha, an INC candidate, with 51586 votes.

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BS Yadiyurappa, a BJP candidate, won in the Shikaripura constituency with 86983 votes. His closest competition was Goni Malatesha, an INC candidate, with 51586 votes.

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BS Yadiyurappa, a BJP candidate, won in the Shikaripura constituency with 86983 votes. His closest competition was Goni Malatesha, an INC candidate, with 51586 votes.

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Siddaramaiah, an INC candidate, won in the Badami constituency of Karnataka with 67599 votes. His closest competition was B Sreeramulu, a BJP candidate who secured 65903 votes. Siddaramaiah lost in the Chamundeshwari constituency of Karnataka with just 85283 votes. G.T. Devegowda, a JD(S) candidate, won in this constituency with 121325 votes.

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Yathindra S, an Indian National Congress candidate, won in the Varuna Constituency of Karnataka with 96435 votes.

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C T Ravi, a BJP candidate, won in Chikmagalur constituency of Karnataka with 70863 votes.

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Rajesh Naik U, a BJP candidate, won in the Bantval constituency of Karnataka with 97802 votes.

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K.S. Eshwarappa, a BJP candidate, won in the Shimoga constituency of Karnataka with 104027 votes.

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Yathindra S, an INC candidate, won in the Varuna constituency of Karnataka with 96435 votes.

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H.D. Kumaraswamy, a JD(S) candidate, won in the Ramanagaram constituency of Karnataka with 92626 votes.

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H D Kumaraswamy, a JD(S) candidate, won in the Channapatna constituency of Karnataka with 87995 votes.

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G.T. Devegowda, a Janata Dal(Secular) candidate, won in the Chamundeshwari constituency of Karnataka.

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BS Yadiyurappa, a BJP candidate, won in the Shikaripura constituency of Karnataka.

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The poll was not completed in the Rajarajeshwarinagar, so no data is available for the same.

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K Raghupathi Bhat, a BJP candidate, won in the Udupi constituency of Karnataka with 84946 votes.

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Abbayya Prasad, an INC candidate, won in the Hubli Dharwad East constituency of Karnataka.

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Sunil Biliya Naik, a BJP candidate, won in the Bhatkal constituency of Karnataka with 83172 votes.

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G H Thippareddy, a BJP candidate, won in the Chitradurga constituency of Karnataka with 82896 votes.

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B Nagendra, an INC candidate, won in the Bellary constituency of Karnataka with 79186 votes.

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Laxmi R Hebbalkar, an INC candidate, won in the Belgaum Rural constituency of Karnataka with 102040 votes.

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Rahim Khan, an INC candidate, won in the constituency of Bidar in Karnataka with 73270 votes.

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Congress won 78 seats in the Karnataka Assembly Elections.

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Janata Dal(Secular) won 37 seats in the Karnataka Assembly elections.

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Indian National Congress won 78 seats in the Karnataka Assembly Elections.

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BJP won 104 seats in the Karnataka Assembly Elections.

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