Exit Polls 2022: Assembly elections are being held for five states of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa, and Manipur in the country. Except for UP, elections have been held in other states, while on Monday, voting is being held in UP for the last and seventh phases. The results of the assembly elections held in these five states will come on March 10. The last phase of voting in UP will end at 6 pm today. After the end of voting, exit polls of various agencies will start coming.
Survey agencies will release their exit polls. Exit polls do not guarantee accurate election results. Releases the official figures of the Election Commission. In such a situation, only on March 10, it will be known which survey agency’s exit poll is the most accurate. Before the exit polls are released, let me tell you what is this? Also, how is the exit poll prepared?
What is an Exit Poll?
When a voter comes out of the polling booth after casting his vote, he is questioned by the survey agencies. The voter is asked which party he has cast his vote for. This is called an exit poll.
How is it prepared?
Agencies prepare their data based on the opinion of the voters. The survey agencies collect the voter’s answers. After collecting the data, exit polls are broadcast.
Where and when did the voting take place?
Assembly elections have been held in the country in five states of UP, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa, and Manipur. The first six phases of polling have been held in UP on February 10, 14, 20, 23, 27, and March 3. The seventh phase of voting is being held on March 7. In Uttarakhand and Goa, polling was held in a single phase on February 14. Polling was held in Punjab on February 20. On the other hand, Manipur went to the polls in two phases on February 28 and March 5.