It’s BJP vs Cong as stage set for polling in MP, Chhattisgarh

The second leg of the five-state assembly elections in India will begin on Friday, with Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh going to polls. In Madhya Pradesh, all 230 seats will be contested in a single phase on November 17, while Chhattisgarh will hold the second phase of its two-phase elections in 70 out of 90 constituencies. The elections will see a battle between the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the main opposition party, the Congress, in both states. The results for all five states will be declared on December 3.