Gujarat Election Result: Another big win for BJP, defeat for Congress! Check latest seats update in local body municipal, panchayat and taluka polls
Gujarat Local Body Election Result 2021: After registering an overwhelming win in the municipal corporation polls, BJP is set to secure more victories in Gujarat local body elections - municipal, panchayat and taluka.
Gujarat Local Body Election Result 2021: After registering an overwhelming win in the municipal corporation polls, BJP is set to secure more victories in Gujarat local body elections - municipal, panchayat and taluka. According to a latest development in Gujarat Local Body Polls counting, the BJP gained a lead by
Winning 2,085 seats, while the Congress won 602 seats so far across various municipalities, district and taluka panchayats in Gujarat where results for 2,771 seats out of the total 8,474 were declared.
Counting of votes is underway since 9 am in 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats, and 231 taluka panchayats where elections were held on Sunday.
There are total 8,474 seats across the three local bodies. Candidates in 237 seats remain unopposed, the State Election Commission (SEC) said.
Bye-elections were also held for two seats in taluka panchayats and 24 seats in municipalities.
As per the results available till 1 pm, the BJP has so far bagged 2,085 seats, while the Congress has won 602 seats across these local bodies, the SEC said.
New entrant Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has won 15 seats, Bahujan Samaj Party-5, while independents have won 42 seats, it said.
In municipalities, the BJP has so far won 803 seats and the Congress-159.
In district panchayats, the BJP has till now bagged 246 seats and the Congress-55.
In taluka panchayats, the BJP has so far emerged victorious in 1,036 seats and the Congress in 388 seats.
More than 58,000 poll and security personnel are involved in the counting being conducted at 542 centres in Gujarat, the SEC said.
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