Odisha Urban Local Body polls

With all Odisha Panchayat poll results out, focus shifts to Urban Local Body polls

BJD swept the Panchayat polls but experts say it will face difficulty in the urban local body polls as it is not as well placed in urban areas.

published on : 2nd March 2022

BJD holds meet to chalk out Nabarangpur urban local body election plans

With an impressive lead in the rural elections, the BJD is eying a similar victory for the upcoming urban polls in Nabarangpur by starting to hold preparatory meetings in the district.

published on : 1st March 2022

Congress, BJP candidates cautious ahead of ULB polls

Though the complete results of the rural elections are not declared so far, the Opposition candidates for ULBs are keen on contesting as independent candidates instead of being tagged to a party.

published on : 28th February 2022

Long list of aspirants for Cuttack Mayor post

All the three major parties BJD, BJP and Congress have a long list of aspirants for the top seat in the Cuttack Municipal Corporation.

published on : 28th February 2022

'Ready for urban local body polls': Odisha government

Urban Development Minister Pratap Jena said the process of reservation of seats has already been started at the district-level. 

published on : 26th November 2021

Bhubaneswar civic body polls: No change in number of wards

The BMC has submitted its ward delimitation and seat reservation report to the Housing and Urban Development department as part of the preparations for the Urban Local Body polls next year.

published on : 17th November 2021

Orissa HC notices to SEC, chief secretary over delay in holding civic polls

Three separate petitions filed by two BJP leaders and a former bureaucrat alleged that the State Election Commission, which conducts the civic polls failed in carrying out its Constitutional mandate.

published on : 25th August 2021