Mamata to retain power in West Bengal: Exit polls
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The ruling Trinamool Congress led by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will retain power in West Bengal with a slightly reduced majority, two exit polls said on Monday evening.
ABP Ananda predicted that the Trinamool was poised to get 178 of the 294 seats — it had 184 in the outgoing assembly — while the Left-Congress combine would get 110. The BJP would get one seat while others would bag five seats.
CVoter predicted 167 seats for the Trinamool, 75 for the Left, 45 for the Congress, four to the BJP and three to others.