A prophecy from Baba Ramdev. The yoga guru said that winner of Karnataka elections will win the 2019 polls. Ramdev said, “Karnataka elections will give a new direction to Indian politics. The winner of Karnataka elections will have the capability of winning elections in 2019.”
Ruling Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party, and Janata Dal (Secular) mainly fought high-profile Karnataka elections, voting for which took place on May 12.
Most exit polls have predicted that former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda led Janata Dal (Secular) will be a kingmaker as there will be a hung assembly.
The Karnataka Assembly has 224 seats and a party or an alliance needs 113-seats to form the government. The Congress had won 122 seats and the BJP 40 seats in the last Karnataka Assembly election in 2013.