Metro Vaartha survey indicates slight edge for LDF in Kerala Assembly polls

Saturday, May 14, 2016,12:04 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Kochi | An opinion poll conducted by Metro Vaartha indicates a slight edge for LDF in the upcoming Kerala Assembly polls.

A survey-cum-poll conducted among a cross section of voters statewide showed that LDF is likely o get 71-76 seats in the 140-member Assembly. UDF is predicted to win 67-72 seats, while NDA is likely to get one seat, which will be a first in Kerala’s history.

Readers also say that the BJP-led NDA will come second in at least 10 seats, and wage strong fight in more than 30 seats.

The participants in the opinion poll also expect chance for one or two candidates not belonging to any of the three political fronts to win.

The Metro Vaartha opinion poll, sponsored by Thomson PVC pipes, collected data direct from voters, besides through Facebook, SMS and e-mail.

A total of 47890 voters above the age of 18 took part in the survey and opinion poll.