Strong voter turnout in Gujarat local bodies poll

In what could be considered the semifinal to Gujarat Assembly election later this year, strong voter turnout marked polling for 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats and 231 taluka panchayats in the state on Sunday. Polling across six municipal corporations on February 21 this year had seen significantly lower voter presence. Rural Gujarat came out in […]

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BJP sweeps polls in all 6 Gujarat cities; Congress decimated

The Congress witnessed one of its worst debacles in the six municipal corporation elections in Gujarat even as the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) made its debut and will become the main opposition party in Surat. Of the 576 seats contested across Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Rajkot, Bhavnagar and Jamnagar, BJP had bagged 485 seats while Congress […]

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