ULB polls

BJP, Congress to continue 'ULB election' fight in Odisha

Cuttack-Barabati MLA Mohammad Moquim said that Odisha government has taken a step towards holding the polls after all-round criticism.

published on : 13th October 2021

Karnataka urban local bodies polls: COVID-19, missing names hit voter turnout

While the low turnout of voters in Belagavi was apparently due to COVID fear -  which still prevails among residents - the poor voting in Kalaburagi was attributed to the neglect of party workers.

published on : 4th September 2021

Odisha: BJD’s digital push ahead of panchayat, ULB polls

Sources said the BJD party has planned to install video-conferencing facilities at all panchayat headquarters to closely monitor and follow its organisational activities at the grassroots level. 

published on : 9th August 2021

ULB poll delay: BJP urges Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal to intervene

Accusing the SEC of playing into the hands of the ruling BJD, the BJP said the constitutional body has created a crisis by deliberately deferring the civic polls for nearly three years. 

published on : 4th August 2021

Eye on ULB polls, BJP devises booth level strategy

The three-day visit of BJP national general secretary Tarun Chugh was part of this exercise.

published on : 25th July 2021

Despite HC’s rap, SEC to go ahead with ULB polls

The High Court deplored the SEC for going ahead with the elections and asked it if it was necessary even at the cost of people’s the lives.  

published on : 30th April 2021

Kavati Manohar Naidu elected GMC mayor

The number of YSRC corporators increased to 45 as an independent corporator joined YSRC in the presence of Home Minister Mekathoti Sucharita.

published on : 19th March 2021

Gangada Sujatha OMC mayor, Suryanarayana deputy

Ch Balamurali Krishna was elected as chairman of Markapur municipality and Janjanam Srinivasa Rao chairman of Chirala municipality. 

published on : 19th March 2021

TDP gets its lone ULB Tadipatri, loses Mydukur 

On Thursday, amid high tension and heavy police bandobast, the councillors reached the municipal office for electing the chairperson and deputy.

published on : 19th March 2021

YSRC's Shaik Fayaz Basha: From vegetable seller to Rayachoti municipality chief

Basha took part in the party campaign in the previous elections to the Rayachoti municipality and played an important role in the victory of the YSRC candidate.

published on : 19th March 2021

YSRC gives women, BCs lion’s share in civic chief posts for their empowerment

It nominated BCs and women for civic chief posts of several general category seats.

published on : 19th March 2021

All eyes on Tadipatri civic chief poll

The court felt that Deepak Reddy will have the right to exercise his ex-officio vote in Rayadurg municipality, where he had the voting right while filing papers for the MLC election.

published on : 18th March 2021

ULB chiefs: Women, SCs, BCs likely to get priority

Vijayawada, Vizag may get women mayors; CM to announce candidates today; Anantapur mayor from Muslim community 

published on : 18th March 2021

Andhra ULB polls: YSRC gets 52.6 per cent votes in ULBs, TDP 30.7 per cent

Jana Sena Party came third with 4.67% votes and BJP gets 2.47%; NOTA has more vote share than Congress, Left.

published on : 16th March 2021