Third Of Indian Voters Want BJP's Modi For Prime Minister: Poll

wochit politics
January 24, 2014 AT 6:56 AM
According to the latest in a series of opinion polls that show rising support for the opposition candidate, a third of Indian voters want Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi to be their next prime minister, placing him well ahead of his rivals in general elections due by May. The survey, conducted by pollsters CSDS for the CNN-IBN television channel, also forecast that Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would win 192-210 seats in the 543-seat assembly, while the ruling Congress party would only bag 92-108 seats.