State Assembly elections in India, 2009
|Rank||Party||Seats Contested||Seats Won||Seats Change||Vote Share|
|1||Indian National Congress||294||156||- 29||36.56|
|3||Praja Rajyam Party||288||18||+ 18||16.22|
|2||Telugu Desam Party||230||92||+ 45||28.12|
|4||Telangana Rashtra Samithi||45||10||- 16||3.99|
|5||All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen||8||7||+ 3||0.83|
|6||Communist Party of India||15||4||- 2||1.31|
|8||Bharatiya Janata Party||271||2||+ 0||2.84|
|9||Lok Satta Party||246||1||+ 1||1.80|
|9||Communist Party of India (Marxist)||18||1||- 8||1.35|
Praja Rajyam was a regional political party in the state of Andhra Pradesh in India, founded by Telugu cinema actor Chiranjeevi on August 26, 2008.
On 2011, 6 February it was officially announced that the party would be merging into Indian National Congress.
As announced, it was formally merged with Indian National Congress in August 2011
|SN||Party||Seats contested||No. of elected||Seats changed|
|1||Indian National Congress||60||42/55||+ 8/+ 21|
|2||Nationalist Congress Party||37||5/0||+ 3/- 2|
|2||All India Trinamool Congress||26||5/1||+ 5/+ 1|
|3||People's Party of Arunachal||10||4/0||+ 4/0|
|4||Bharatiya Janata Party||18||3||- 6|
In a major political development, four Trinamool Congress (TMC) and five Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) legislators joined the ruling Congress on october 7,2012, increasing its strength to 55 in the 60-member assembly. The four PPA MLAs had already switched over to the Congress on February 14, 2012.With this, the parties' positions in the assembly has changed to Congress 55 seats, BJP three seats, and TMC and Independents one seat each.
In the Haryana assembly elections, 2009 Indian National Congress could not get majority.
|SN||Party||No. of candidates||No. of elected||No. of votes %|
|1||Indian National Congress||90||40||35.08|
|4||Haryana Janhit Congress (BL)||87||6||7.40|
|2||Indian National Lok Dal||88||31||25.79|
|5||Bharatiya Janata Party||90||4||9.04|
|6||Bahujan Samaj Party||86||1||6.73|
|6||Shiromani Akali Dal||2||1||0.98|
In a 90 members Haryana assembly Congress won 40 seats, 5 short of simple majority.
In 2009 vidhan sabha elections, Haryana Janhit Congress (BL) emerged winner on following six seats.
- Adampur - Kuldeep
- Assandh - Jile Ram
- Charkhi Dadri - Satpal Sangwan
- Hansi - Vinod Bhayana
- Narnaul - Rao Narender Singh
- Samalkha - Dharam Singh Chhokar
All 5 MLAs from above list left HJC and joined Indian national Congress with a merger, thus leaving Kuldeep as single legislator of the Party in haryana Vidhan Sabha.
Thus congress achieved a simple majority.
Independents members also gave support to congress to form stable government.
|1||Bharatiya Janata Party||-||18||-|
|2||Jharkhand Mukti Morcha||-||18||-|
|5||Indian National Congress||-||13||-|
|6||Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM)||-||11|
|9||CPI (ML) (L)||1||-|
|15||Bahujan Samaj Party||-||-||-|
Main Article: Maharashtra state assembly elections, 2009
|SN||Party||Seats Contested||No. of elected||% Votes|
|1||Indian National Congress||170||82||21.01|
|2||Nationalist Congress Party||113||62||16.37|
|3||Bharatiya Janata Party||119||46||14.02|
|6||Maharashtra Navnirman Sena||143||13||5.71|
|7||Peasants And Workers Party of India||17||4||1.11|
|9||Bahujan Vikas Aaghadi||4||2||0.46|
|9||Jan Surajya Shakti||37||2||1.27|
|10||Communist Party of India (Marxist)||20||1||0.60|
|10||Rashtriya Samaj Paksha||26||1||0.41|
|10||Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh||103||1||0.83|
|11||Bahujan Samaj Party||281||0||2.35|
|SN||Party||No. of elected|
|1||Biju Janata Dal||103|
|2||Indian National Congress||27|
|3||Bharatiya Janata Party||6|
|4||Communist Party of India||1|
|SN||Party||No. of elected|
|1||Sikkim Democratic Front||32|
|2||Indian National Congress||0|