Thiruvananthapuram: UDF rode the Rahul wave to had LDF a demoralising defeat in Kerala.
UDF gained the upper hand in 121 out of the 140 assembly seats in the state while the LDF could only lead in 18. The NDA, which was hoping for an upset could only lead in Nemom assembly seat.
UDF led in all the assembly constituencies in Idukki, Thrissur, Wayanad, Ponnani, Malappuram, Ernakulam, Alathur, Kollam, Chalakudy, Mavelikkara and Kozhikode LS constituencies.
UDF surrendered the lead in one assembly constituency each in Pathanamthitta, Kottayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Attingal and Vadakara LS seats.