'Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh election results by noon'



Zeenews Bureau

New Delhi: As the country waits for Assembly Election results in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh with bated breath, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) VS Sampath on Thursday announced that all the results will be declared by noon.

“By around 12 or 12:30 pm, we will see substantial results,” said Sampath.

The postal ballots were counted in the first half hour, before counting of votes cast on the electronic voting machines began in both the states.