The ruling Congress has registered a tall victory in polls held in 15 metropolis bodies of Chhattisgarh, winning 174 of 300 wards for which counting has been carried out, forsaking the Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) with 89, a poll legit stated here on Thursday.
The counting of votes polled in 15 metropolis bodies and for bypolls in 15 wards on Monday started at 9 am at 29 counting centres on Thursday, he stated.
Reacting to the outcomes declared to this level, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel stated they notify the success of welfare schemes launched by his executive.
The outcomes declared by the Advise Election Fee (SEC) for 300 of the entire 370 wards in 15 metropolis bodies, confirmed Congress candidates emerging victorious in 174 wards, the BJP in 89, the Janata Congress Chhattisgarh (J) in 6 and independents in 31.
The for the obedient 70 wards, which fall in the successfully-known Bhilai Municipal Company of Durg district, was once but to be formally declared as the counting was once underway, the legit stated.
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Alternatively, trends on hand for 70 wards notify the ruling event had an edge over the BJP. Of these 70 wards, the Congress was once main in 37 (rpt 37), the BJP 24 (rpt 24), others in 8 and the Bahujan Samaj Get together (BSP) in 1.
Congress MLA Devendra Yadav is the incumbent Mayor of the Bhilai Municipal Company.
The civic bodies which went to polls incorporated 4 municipal companies, 6 municipal councils and five nagar panchayats.
Out of 40 wards in the Birgaon Municipal Company in Raipur district, the Congress has won 19 and the BJP 10, while the JCC(J) and Self reliant candidates emerged winners in 5 and 6 wards, respectively.
Within the outcomes of bypolls held in 15 wards spread across 13 metropolis bodies, the Congress bagged 11 and the BJP 1, while self sustaining candidates emerged winners in the obedient 3.
Mayors and chairpersons of metropolis bodies will most seemingly be elected by corporators.
Whereas the Congress believes the metropolis of us like reposed faith in its executive for the work performed in the final three years, the opposition BJP claims the civic polls results notify the ruling dispensation is losing belief among of us.
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“Results in all municipal bodies are in favour of the Congress. This results worth the success of public welfare schemes of the impart executive. Of us like shown faith in three years of the Congress rule in the impart and given their mandate in favour of the event,” Chief Minister Baghel stated.
He thanked voters and congratulated winners and event workers.
Baghel was once talking to newshounds at the Swami Vivekanand Airport in Raipur after arriving from poll-certain Uttar Pradesh, the set apart he addressed four rallies on Wednesday and Thursday.
Baghel has been appointed a senior observer by the Congress for the UP assembly elections scheduled early subsequent 365 days.
Advise Congress president Mohan Markam stated the credit score for the victory goes to laborious work of event workers.
Of us like given their consent to welfare schemes of the impart executive and their efficient implementation, he added.
Advise BJP president Vishnudeo Sai claimed, “The outcomes worth the Bhupesh executive has became unpopular and it is some distance the foundation of a Congress-free Chhattisgarh. The real response of the voters to the BJP in this election displays that of us’s’ belief in this executive is declining”.
“We recognize the of us’s mandate and BJP workers will sail to the assembly elections (scheduled in 2023) with its fleshy vigor to designate the impart Congress- free, he added.