The BJP registered a landslide victory in the Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation (GMC) polls on Tuesday where it won 41 seats out of the total 44.
In the Gandhinagar civic body, the ruling BJP has so far won 16 out of total 44 seats of 11 wards, election officials said, adding that the Congress registered victory in one seat.
Votes are also being cast for the by-elections to seats vacated in some municipal corporations, municipalities, as well as district and taluka panchayats.
“We have technology and resources (for ensuring fair polls) so that no person can stand up and complain that he has been wronged,” said Sanjib Banerjee while hearing a petition filed by the AIADMK
The party organised a training cum orientation session for vistaraks on Wednesday in which BJP national general secretary (organisation) BL Santhosh encouraged them to go to the voters 'prepared'.
Amid uncertainty over the conduct of local body elections in Puducherry scheduled on October 21, 25 and 28, political parties have been busy preparing for polls.
Referring to Chief Minister and Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray's current visit to New Delhi, Raut in a lighter vein said he was there to take stock of the "Delhi way of functioning".
There is no difference of opinion among members of the ruling MVA in Maharashtra over the multi-member ward system for civic body elections, Ajit Pawar claimed.
While the BJP is working on contesting elections under the Modi brand, the Congress leadership has directed partymen to make their presence felt on the ground
The PMK’s nick-of-time decision to pull out from the AIADMK alliance has put the main Opposition party in a tight spot in facing the elections to rural local bodies.
Katil, who was here to participate in the 'Greeting to elect Corporators' programme, told the media persons that it is for the first time the BJP has won more seats in KMP.
Around 2,500 meetings will be conducted in which AAP MLAs interact with people to understand their problems and discuss how to make Delhi free of corruption and garbage.
Rane paid homage to Shiv Sena supremo late Balasaheb Thackeray at his memorial here on Thursday despite opposition from Sena MP Vinayak Raut.
Municipal Administration Minister KN Nehru on Saturday said his department has expedited works for conducting elections to urban local bodies as per the directions given by the CM.
The civic body polls, which were supposed to take place in April 2020, were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.