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Congress Wins All 7 Municipal Corporations In Punjab

The party has won Abohar, Bathinda, Kapurthala, Hoshiarpur, Pathankot, Moga and Batla seats

The Congress party has won all the seven municipal corporations in Punjab that went to polls on February 14 2021. The party has won Abohar, Bathinda, Kapurthala, Hoshiarpur, Pathankot, Moga and Batla.

The Punjab State Election Commission (SEC) on Tuesday ordered repolling at two polling booths of SAS Nagar municipal corporation on February 17 after receiving reports of irregularities during polling on February 14 2021.

This is apart from the three polling booths of municipal councils of Patran and Samana in Patiala where repolling was held on Tuesday following reports of EVMs being damaged on February 14 2021.

Source: News 24

The commission announced to nullify the earlier polling conducted in these booths and ordered repolling on February 17 from 8 am to 4 pm in these two booths. The counting for the entire municipal corporation of SAS Nagar will take place on February 18.

A total of 9,222 candidates were in the fray for the seven corporations and 109 municipal councils in the state.

Live Results: Punjab Civic Body Polls

PartyMunicipal
CorporationsSeats (7/8)
Municipal
CouncilsSeats (0/109)
BJP00
Cong70
SAD00
AAP00
Others00

Over 70 per cent voting was recorded in the elections to over hundred civic bodies in Punjab on Sunday amid stray incidents of skirmishes at some places

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