BJP to form govt in Jharkhand

The BJP was all set to form government in Jharkhand in coalition with ally AJSU.

The BJP’s success in Jharkhand comes on top of its victory in Maharashtra and Haryana in the recent assembly elections after the stupendous victory in Lok Sabha polls.

Of 81 seats, BJP won 37 seats while its ally AJSU Party secured 6 seats. JMM won 19 seats and JVMP bagged eight.