Local Polls

UP district panchayat chief polls: BJP used 'force', 'kidnapped' voters, alleges Akhilesh Yadav

The ruling BJP has claimed that the party-backed candidates emerged victorious on 67 of the 75 seats, the elections for which were held on Saturday.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Gujarat local body polls: Early lead for BJP, counting underway

As per the latest trends, out of 231 taluka panchayats in the state, the BJP is leading in 73, Congress in 11 and others in 3.

published on : 2nd March 2021

SC grants 4 weeks to Odisha for reply on AP's affidavit over polls in 'disputed areas'

The panchayat elections were held on February 13 by Andhra Pradesh in the disputed areas, on which Odisha claims ownership.

published on : 19th February 2021

Andhra govt employees' unions slam SEC for announcing polls amid pandemic, to take a decision today

Venkatram Reddy questioned the timing of the notification and asked why didn't SEC didn't call for the local body polls as soon as the tenure expired in 2018.

published on : 25th January 2021

BJP wants central forces for local polls in Punjab  

Facing anger over farm laws, party cites poor law & order in state.

published on : 2nd January 2021

MVA allies together can defeat BJP in polls: Congress

Elections to the municipal corporations of Navi Mumbai, Aurangabad, Vasai-Virar, Kalyan-Dombivli and Kolhapur are due in 2021.

published on : 24th December 2020

Road ahead for LDF in Thiruvananthapuram Corporation

However, the new council will enjoy the advantage of having a clear majority, unlike the last term when it had to rule without a clear majority. 

published on : 18th December 2020