The ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in Odisha could face a major setback in 2019 Lok Sabha elections as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is likely to win 15-19 out of 21 seats in the state, according to India Today-Axis India exit poll. Also Read - 11 Doordarshan TV Shows Scheduled For Re-telecast Amid Lockdown- Check List
In 2014, the BJP had won only one Lok Sabha seat in the state. Also Read - Chanakya TV Serial to Join The List of Reruns on Doordarshan- Check Details
The exit poll has predicted sharp fall in the BJD’s tally from 20 seats that it won in 2014 Lok Sabha elections to two-six seats in this general elections. Also Read - Allahabad HC Dismisses Plea Challenging PM Modi's Election From Varanasi LS Seat
The votes will be counted on May 23.