The general perception emerging is that while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may retain Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, it is likely to lose in Rajasthan.
In the desert state Rajasthan no party has won back to back elections since 1993. The Congress party was up against a strong historical trend
The first election of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly was held in 1952. The Indian National Congress won the elections with 82 seats followed by Ram Rajya
The assembly elections in Rajasthan are due in November 2018 along with Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh. While the Indian National Congress (INC) is hoping for