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Vote count released on Kakori block of Lucknow.
The counting of votes for the panchayat elections held in 75 districts of Uttar Pradesh is still continuing from 8 am on Sunday. This election is important for the ruling BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) as well as the opposition parties Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and Congress. Assembly elections are due in Uttar Pradesh in 2022 next year. The real strength in this election will be decided by the District Panchayat. At present, BJP is looking to gain. But in Ram’s city of Ayodhya, BJP has suffered badly. Here SP has captured 24 out of 40 seats. BJP has got only six seats in its account. Mayawati’s BSP has won 5 seats.
Final results expected by Tuesday morning
In the panchayat elections, 12 lakh 89 thousand 930 candidates of the posts of Zilla Panchayat member, Kshetra Panchayat member, Pradhan and Gram Panchayat ward member have landed. According to the State Election Commission, so far 2,32,6,12 Gram Panchayat members and 38,317 Pradhan and 55,926 Kshetra Panchayat members and 181 Zilla Panchayat members have won in all districts of the state. At present, counting of votes is being done at 826 polling stations. The result of which is likely to come by Tuesday morning.
BJP backward in Varanasi
In Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, 7 BJP candidates have won 40 seats of Zilla Panchayat member and Samajwadi Party has captured 15 positions. The results are not yet complete.
Parties claim their results
In the Panchayat elections, political parties field their candidates on the Zilla Panchayat seats. Those are called party-backed candidates. But the Election Commission allows him to contest elections on his authorized symbol. Among the candidates who won, the BJP claimed that its 720 support had won so far. At the same time, 689 of Samajwadi Party, 266 of BSP, 145 of Congress have won. Independents have related results of 637 independents including Aam Aadmi Party.
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BJP leads in 420 seats
Other than Ayodhya and Varanasi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) continues to perform well in panchayat elections in other districts. The BJP seems to get a big win in the district panchayat elections. Out of 3050 seats, the results of about 2008 seats have been declared so far. In this case BJP has won 720 seats. At the same time, it is leading in 420 seats. Not only this, 400 independents are in contact with BJP. On the other hand, if all the opposition parties’ seats are added, then other parties in the state have not been able to win the same number of seats as the BJP. That is, in the results of the Zilla Panchayat elections of the state, the lotus is also prevalent. In the district panchayat member results, relatives belonging to veteran leaders of Samajwadi Party and BSP have lost. SP’s strongman and leader of opposition Ram Govind Chaudhary’s son could not save his seat.