In case elections were held in the state now, chances are that former Kadapa MP YS Jaganmohan Reddy will become chief minister predicted NTV – Nielsen ORG Marg survey.
Jagan camp will get 139 – 153 seats. Telangana Rashtra Samiti will be placed second with 70 – 74 seats. The Congress party will bite the dust with just 28 – 33 seats. Telugu Desam Party may win in 32 – 37 seats. The survey was conducted before the merger of Praja Rajyam Party with the Congress.
It is interesting to note here that the same TV channel survey predicted victory to the Congress in 2009 general elections.
The survey had predicted 155 – 169 seats to the Congress, the party won 158 seats. It predicted 92 – 110 seats to Mahakutami, TDP got 105 seats. The survey predicted 30 -35 seats to Praja Rajyam Party and the party got 18 seats.