Zila Panchayat

Zila Panchayat chairperson polls revive and bolster fortunes of Bahubali politicians in UP

While BJP is basking in the victory of 68 candidates backed by it, ally Apna Dal (S),it's the mafia turned politicians, who have actually used the polls to revive and bolster their politcal fortunes

published on : 5th July 2021

Ahead of 2022 Uttar Pradesh battle, BJP gets panchayat shot in arm in state

Main opposition Samajwadi Party (SP) won in just five districts, including Azamgarh (SP chief Akhilesh Yadav’s parliamentary constituency), Sant Kabir Nagar, Etawah, Ballia and Etah.

published on : 4th July 2021

District panchayat chief polls: Party-backed candidates won 67 of 75 seats, claims Uttar Pradesh BJP

Chairpersons of 22 zila panchayats were declared elected unopposed on Tuesday.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Counting of votes for zila panchayat chairman posts underway in Uttar Pradesh

Zila panchayat chairpersons are elected from among the elected members of zila panchayats of various districts.

published on : 3rd July 2021

BSP's decision to not contest in Zila Panchayat polls may help BJP in Uttar Pradesh

Already, the BJP has won unopposed the Zila Panchayat chairperson posts in 21 out of the 75 districts, while the Samajwadi Party has retained Etawah.

published on : 2nd July 2021

BSP will not contest zila panchayat chairman polls, says Mayawati

Mayawati said confidently that her party will form the next government in Uttar Pradesh and once it happens, the majority of the zila panchayat chairman themselves would join BSP.

published on : 28th June 2021

BJP candidates to win unopposed in 17 districts in zila panchayat chairperson polls; SP alleges foul play by officials

Akhilesh Yadav alleged that the local authorities at the behest of the BJP govt stopped SP candidates from filing nominations in many districts.

published on : 26th June 2021

No leaves for Muzaffarnagar police during Zila panchayat elections

According to an order issued by Additional Director General of Police Prashant Kumar, the step was taken to smoothly conduct the polls.

published on : 24th June 2021

UP zila panchayat chief polls: Akhilesh claims BJP using state machinery to secure votes for its candidates

This is a gross misuse of power and democracy is in danger due to BJP's repressive policies, Yadav said.

published on : 18th June 2021