Main Parties:- TMC, BJP, CPIM
The much-awaited Lok Sabha Election results have started coming. This election clears the air whether Narendra Modi will get a second term or not. Many Big faces are in the fray like Rahul Gandhi, Smriti Irani, Kanhaiya Kumar, Amit Shah and PM Narendra Modi himself. Besides, many faces from Bollywood and Sports fraternity are also trying their luck viz Urmila Mantodkar, Sunny Deol, Gautam Gambhir, Vijender Singh. As per the early trends, the following table gives you a clear idea which party is leading in the WB.
West Bengal has been a left bastion for 34 years, ever since Mamta Banerjee led TMC made a mark in state politics. The ongoing violence in the state has indicated that it is going to play a crucial part in the national level politics as well.
In 2014, TMC emerged as the largest party in the state despite the modi wave. The party emerged victorious on 34 seats. While the left won only 4 seats. Congress stood second with 4 seats while the Left and BJP managed to win only two seats.