Northeast polls today, stakes high for Congress

CNN-IBN | Feb 28, 2013 at 07:49am


The stakes are high for the Congress party but analysts say the CPM-led Left front will gain a comfortable win in Tripura. Nagaland may be problematic as well where the Congress and the ruling Naga People's Front have been on almost equal footing the last few elections. Each state has polled for 60 seats, except for 59 in Nagaland, where a Congress candidate died 24 hours before voting began