New Delhi, 23rd October, 2019: As battle in Maharashtra and Haryana elections draws to a close, News18 India is all set to present the most extensive and as-it-happens coverage of counting day.
Commencing at 6 AM on the channel, the special programming will aim to bring latest trends, most accurate seat tally, fastest reactions and a 360-degree view of the results and its impact through the day from both the states. Through the largest network of on-ground journalists, the channel will keep the viewers apprised of all the major political developments in the states.
In line with its commitment of bringing innovations in programming, News18 India will extensively utilize augmented and virtual reality technology to provide enhanced viewing experience. Offering a combination of live coverage and in-studio discussions, the channel will also provide in-depth analysis and implications of the results.
Leading the reportage, leading news anchors Kishore Ajwani and Amish Devgan will be joined by renowned political analysts and commentators such as Ram Kripal Singh and Shesh Narain Singh. Further supporting the in-studio editorial team, Senior Anchor, Prateek Trivedi will be on-ground gauging mood and getting reactions from the biggest newsmakers and the voters.
Continuing the legacy of most credible and accurate results of the polls the channel has also conducted an exit poll, in partnership with IPSOS. According to the News18 India – IPSOS exit poll, BJP is set to win majority in Maharashtra on its own and accomplish Mission 75 in Haryana. The party is likely to bag 141 seats in the 288-seat Maharashtra and is likely to zoom past the halfway mark, bagging 75 seats in the 90-seat Haryana assembly.
Maharashtra (288 seats)
Haryana (90 seats)
Catch the latest happenings throughout the day on 24th Oct’19 from 6AM on News18 India