In 2016, elections are slated to happen in  4 states. Congress is in power in 2, Trinamool in 1 and AIADMK in 1 state. Kerala and Tamil Nadu have a history of throwing out incumbent governments for the past 30 years or so.

What will happen in 2016? See the detailed posts below to find out. Also see the analysis of verdict in the states.

I. Assam:

1. Can BJP Make its entry into North East? – Blog (PB)

2. Why BJP is the front runner in Assam? – India Today DailyO (PB)

3. Can Muslims stop BJP juggernaut in Assam? – Yahoo (PB + SC)

4. Can Congress stop a BJP landslide? – Linkedin (SC)

II. West Bengal:

1. Can Didi retain Bengal & push Left into oblivion? – Blog (PB)

2. No Ekla Chalo Re for Left & Congress in Bengal? – Blog (PB)

3. What are the prospects of BJP in Bengal? – India Today Dailyo (PB)

4. Campaign 360 Opinion Poll On West Bengal (PB + SC + HK + NL)

5. Muslim voters the key to victory in Bengal – India Today DailyO (PB + SC)

6. West Bengal: Another Bihar For BJP, Only Worse – Swarajyamag (PB + HK)

7. Bengal Elections Now Depend On Just One Thing: Leadership Ratings – Swarajyamag (PB + SC)

8. Phase I Post Poll Update 1 (a) – Blog (PB + AC)

9. Post Poll Update Phase 1 (b) – Blog (PB + AC)

10. Post Poll Update Phase II – Blog (PB + AC)

11. The West Bengal Cricket Match – DailyO (PB + DB)

12. Campaign 360 Social Media Report on West Bengal Polls in association with IAMAI

13. Mamata’s Disappointing Legacy – Linkedin (SC)

14. Sting Impact Video on Bengal Elections – Linkedin (SC)

15. Left-Congress alliance a risky proposition – Linkedin (SC)

16. The Muslim Factor in Bengal Polls – Linkedin (SC)

17. Bengal Epic Battle – Part I – Linkedin (SC + TB)

18. Bengal Epic Battle – Part II – Yahoo (SC + TB)

19. Bengal Epic Battle – Part III – Yahoo (SC + TB)

III. Kerala:

1. Will the trend continue & Left Front come back to power? – Blog (PB)

2. In Kerala Trouble for UDF – Linkedin (SC)

3. Minorities won’t be able to save the day for Congress in Kerala – India Today DailyO (PB + SC)

4. Can BJP open its account in Kerala this time? – Blog (PB + SS)

5. Why Left will sweep Kerala in 2016 polls? – India Today DailyO – (PB + SC)

6. Campaign 360 Social Media Report on Kerala in association with IAMAI

IV. Tamil Nadu:

1. Can Amma overturn the trend? – Blog (PB)

2. Does Jayalalithaa have a chance of coming back as Tamil Nadu CM? – India Today Dailyo (PB + SC)

3. The Love Hate Relationship between BJP & Amma – India Today DailyO (PB)

4. Prospects of BJP in Tamil Nadu – Blog (KK + PB)

5. PWF: Kingmakers or Potential Spoilers in Tamil Nadu! – Blog (KK + PB)

6. Campaign 360 Social Media Report on TN in association with IAMAI

7. The Corruption Twist in Tamil Nadu Election  – Yahoo (SC + HK)

8. The Close Leadership Contest in Tamil Nadu – Yahoo (PB)

9. Who will win Tamil Nadu? – Blog (KK + PB)

10. Centum Both Ways – Linkedin (NL)

V. General:

1. Will 2016 open new frontiers for BJP? – Niticentral (PB)

2. Will Rahul fail again in the state elections? – India Today DailyO (PB + SC)

3. Prospects of Left Front in state elections 2016 – India Today DailyO (PB + SC)

4. Opinion Poll Analysis – Blog (SC)

5. Real Story Behind Exit Poll Results – Yahoo (PB + SC)

VI. Verdict 2016:

1. Assembly elections confirm the 4 principles that work in Indian Politics – Linkedin (SC)

2. Assam – A Game of Alliances – Blog (PB)

3. West Bengal – 10 reasons Left-Congress lost West Bengal more than Mamata won it – DailyO (PB + DB)

4. Tamil Nadu – How DMK lost & Amma almost lost? – Blog (PB)

PB – Politicalbaaba, SC – Subhash Chandra, HK – Hari Kasula, NL – Natarajan Lalgundi, AC – Abhishek Chakraborty, SS – Satya Saachi, DB – Debdutta Bhattacharjee, KK – Krishnaswamy, TB – Tej Bahadur