A Pakistan origin women Neeta Kanwar who had migrated from Sindh in Pakistan 18 years back has been elected as Sarpanch of Natwara Panchayat in Tonk district.
West Bengal panchayat candidate held after stealing cop’s mobile, sending selfie to police officer’s wife
An independent candidate for the upcoming West Bengal panchayat election was arrested after he allegedly stole a police officer’s cell phone and sent his selfie to the officer’s wife.
The opposition parties continued their protests accusing the ruling Trinamool Congress of "hooliganism" to stop their candidate s from filing their papers.
State Election Commissioner (SEC) Amarendra Kumar Singh stated that 20 of the 23 districts will go to polls.