Panchayat polls

MP High Court blasts bureaucrat for declaring loser as winner in local polls

Panna district collector Sanjay Mishra had declared the loser candidate as winner in last month’s Janpad Panchayat vice-chairman elections.

published on : 4th August 2022

Karnataka: Panchayat polls not anytime soon

Delimitation panel gets extension of six months till October 2022

published on : 25th June 2022

BJP to restructure booth committees in Odisha after panchayat poll debacle

The organisational changes will be taken up after June 15, the last date of the fortnight long Seva, Sushasan, Garib Kalyan programme.

published on : 14th June 2022

Counting of votes for last two phases of Jharkhand rural polls begins 

Altogether 70.90 per cent of the 46.94 lakh voters exercised their franchise in the third phase of the elections, while 69.94 per cent of the 58.16 lakh electors cast their votes in the final round.

published on : 31st May 2022

Second phase of panchayat polls underway in Jharkhand amid tight security

Braving the scorching sun, people turned up in large numbers on Thursday morning to cast their votes in the second phase of panchayat polls in Jharkhand.

published on : 19th May 2022

Panchayat polls: BJP levels model code violation charge against JMM-led Jharkhand government

With the issuance of notification for the first phase of four-phase panchayat polls in Jharkhand on Saturday, the process for filing nomination papers began in 72 blocks under 21 districts.

published on : 18th April 2022

Bommai will hold meet to decide on panchayat polls: Eshwarappa

RDPR Minister KS Eshwarappa told the Legislative Council on Tuesday that a meeting will be held on March 31 to discuss elections to taluk and zilla panchayats with reservations to OBCs.

published on : 30th March 2022

National spokesperson of BJP Aparajita blames Odisha leadership for BJP debacle

She accuses BJD of using money and muscle power to win the polls

published on : 28th March 2022

Odisha panchayat samiti member candidate dies days after hubby’s suicide

Couple takes the extreme step unable to bear poll defeat humiliation

published on : 23rd March 2022

No full-fledged budget this time, Odisha government to place vote-on-account on March 30   

Vote-on-account will be for first four months of 2022-23 financial year, Appropriation Bill to be passed on March 31

published on : 9th March 2022

ULB Polls: Naveen Patnaik again shifts into election mode after panchayat poll results

Chief Minister asks leaders to repeat rural elections victory

published on : 3rd March 2022

Odisha Panchayat Elections: Hat-trick win for this Bangladesh war hero

For 72-year-old Duryodhan Mohanty, the new sarpanch of Barunadia gram panchayat in Rajkanika block, it is a hat-trick of wins in the rural polls.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Odisha Panchayat Elections: He planted saplings that bore fruits of victory

Today, after winning the election as ward member of Haladipal panchayat in Morada block, Das believes his noble intention did make a lasting impression on every voter.

published on : 3rd March 2022

BJP needs strong leadership in Odisha, says MP Aparajita Sarangi

Sarangi added that the party will definitely perform well in the urban polls and upcoming general elections in the State.

published on : 2nd March 2022

BJP lost votes, not public support: State chief Samir Mohanty

Addressing a media conference after the poll results were out, State BJP president Samir Mohanty said the BJP has lost more seats but not the support of the people. 

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

Odisha Panchayat elections: Stellar show of Congress in Koraput

In face of an unstoppable BJD juggernaut, the Congress has managed to put up an impressive show in the panchayat elections in the tribal-dominated Koraput district.

published on : 1st March 2022

Congress goes downhill but retains strongholds in Odisha panchayat polls

The party has so far won 21 ZP zones and is leading in another 9 in this election till reports last came in. 

published on : 28th February 2022

Rumblings over Odisha state BJP leadership get louder

The discontent is now getting louder within the rank and file of the saffron party who have so far been suffering silently due to the highhandedness of a handful of leaders without any base.

published on : 28th February 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
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