Jaipur, December 11: The counting of votes is underway at all designated centres of Jaipur district, along with other parts of Rajasthan. The results of assembly elections 2018, held in a single-phase in 199 constituencies of the state last week, will be declared today. Stay tuned here for the live updates of results and trends emerging from the following constituencies: Hawa Mahal, Vidhyadhar Nagar, Civil Lines, Kishan Pole, Adarsh Nagar and Malviya Nagar.
Vidhyadhar Nagar: The BJP candidate from this constituency is Narpat Singh Rajvi -- the incumbent 2-time MLA. The Congress had issued ticket to Sitaram Agarwal. Check the latest updates on the poll outcome here.
Civil Lines: The 2013 poll battle was repeated in this round of the elections, with the BJP fielding its sitting MLA Arun Chaturvedi and the Congress re-nominating former MLA Pratap Singh Khachariyawas -- who lost in the last elections. Will the tables be turned on Chaturvedi? Catch the live updates below:
Kishan Pole: From this seat -- where the Muslim electorate play a key role -- the Congress has fielded Amin Kagzi, whereas, the BJP has replaced its sitting MLA with former legislator Mohan Lal Gupta. Catch the fastest update on results here.
Malviya Nagar: The Congress and BJP have repeated their erstwhile candidates from this seat. The latter has fielded sitting 2-time MLA Kali Charan Saraf, whereas, the Congress candidate is Dr Archana Sharma -- who emerged as the first runner-up in 2013. Catch the live updates of results here.
In the elections held on Friday, the Election Commission recorded 74.21 per cent voter turnout, almost equal to 74.38 per cent registered in 2013. The post-election surveys have majorly predicted a full majority victory for the Congress.