New Delhi: As the counting of votes cast for new state governments in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh began this morning, the results started coming on the expected line. Hardly had anyone imagined that Narendra Modi will lose. According to the latest counting trends, BJP of Modi is leading on 111 seats leaving Congress half way in Gujarat. Modi has won his own seat of Maninagar. It will be hat-trick for Modi in Gujarat. In Himachal Pradesh Congress is leading on 36 seats leaving behind BJP.
In Gujarat has won 5 seats while it is leading on 106 seats. Congress has won 2 seats and leading on 63 seats. In the 182-seat Assembly, 92 is the magic number to form the government. In Himachal Pradesh, Congress has won 7 seats and leading on 30 while BJP has won 4 seats and leading on 21. The assembly has 68 seats, and the majority mark is 35.