Kerala Election Result 2021: LDF to form second consecutive government in the state, NDA voted out with zero seats
Fours hours into counting LDF set to form government in a second continuous term with lead in 92 seats. Kerala Congress Mani group leader Jose K Mani loses the bastion to sitting MLA Mani C Kappam. CM to address press conference soon. Check here for regular updates.
Pinarayi Vijayan set to form a government for the second continuous term. LDF leads in 92 seats out of 140 while UDF reduced to 45 and NDA maintains lead in 3 seats. Health Minister KK Shailaja leading with 23000 votes while lead numbers drops for Ommen Chandy in Puthupally.
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3:06 PM: Health Minister KK Shailaja secures a historic majority in Mattanur
State Health Minister KK Shailaja has secured a historic vote majority with almost 61 thousand votes in the Mattanur constituency. CM Pinarayi Vijayan lads in Dharmadom with close to 40 thousand vote margin.
2:24 PM: Palakkad in a tough spot for BJP
BJP candidate E Sresharan falls back on the lead by 1000 votes. BJP reduced to 0 seats in the state as LDF set to form government with close to 96 seats in the state.
11:32 AM: Jose K Mani heading towards a loss in Pala
LDF candidate Jose K Mani heading towards a loss with UDF candidate Mani C Kappan maintaining a lead id 10,000 votes. Pala was a UDF seat where former minister and father of MO Jose K Mani - KM Mani has won the assembly elections for 54 years.
10: 52 AM - CM Pinarayi Vijayan maintains lead
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan maintains a lead of 5000 in Dharmadam while Health Minister KK Shailaja maintains a lead with 24329 votes in Mattannur.
10: 32 AM - UDF cruising ahead in Pala
LDF candidate Jose K Mani losing the lead in Pala to UDF candidate Mani C Kappan. LDF leading in 89 seats in Kerala as the state moving to a historic second term of LDF after Round 3 of voting.
10:17 AM - Pala fluctuates yet again, Palakkad BJP maintains lead
UDF candidate Mani C Kappan in the lead again with approximately 5000 votes. Mani C Kappan expects to retain the seat he won in the by-elections held in 2020. BJP candidate E Sreesharan maintains despite fall in lead.
9: 48 AM - Ommen Chandy leading by approximately 1037 votes in Puthupally which is the bastion on the congress party and former CM Ommen Chandy. The LDF maintains a lead in 85 seats in the state with the UDF at 52 seats and NDA with 3 seats.
9:29 AM - LDF candidate Jose K Mani maintaining a lead in bastion seat of Pala. UDF candidate Mani C Kappan reported putting up a neck-to-neck fight in pala to regain the seat. Former CM Ommen Chandy and opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala maintaining their lead in Puthupally and Haripad constituency respectively.
9:12 AM - BJP candidate E Sreedharan in the lead in Palakkad with 2000 votes. The seats have been in the limelight since BJP announced metro man E Sreedharan as its CM candidate.
9: 08 AM - UDF candidate Mani C Kappan now in the lead in Pala in the Kottayam district. LDF candidate Jose K Mani was in the lead in the congress bastion seat. LDF leading in 81 seats in the state.