Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh addressed over 90 rallies all over the state, while the BJP unleashed 40 star campaigners, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party chief Amit Shah and UP CM Yogi Adityanath. The bookies who have placed bets to the tune of Rs 1,000 crore on the Gujarat assembly elections have predicted 103 seats for the BJP.
He said main and the foremost job of the new BJP government in state would be to make all round development of the state that had been halted due to wrong policies of the present Congress party government.
Earlier in the day, the Congress Party attacked the Election Commission (EC) saying that the poll body has gone mum and distanced itself from its responsibility. How many seats will the party add to that number after this Gujarat election?
He said the exit polls are bogus, manipulated and not based on facts.
The Rajiv Gandhi Bhavan in Ellisbridge locality of Ahmedabad was also abuzz with action as the Congress held an assessment meeting where all its candidates were in attendance. If the official results Monday show about 110-115 for the BJP it will be considered "business as usual", he said, but if they "get a figure much to the north of 120, then we're talking of different things, we're looking at a very positive surprise to the markets".
However, exit polls in India have not always been correct.
All EVMs and VVPATs have been kept in strong rooms under tight security arrangements including CCTV surveillance.