J&K local body polls: Poor turnout, poll-related violence will tarnish India's image and further alienate populace
Poor turnout will tarnish India's image and the poll-related violence will further burden our security forces and exacerbate the alienation of Kashmiris
BJP wins 60 seats unopposed in volatile Kashmir; party likely to control at least 7 ULBs as NC, PDP boytcott elections
For the first time in the electoral history of Jammu and Kashmir, the Bharatiya Janata Party is likely to take control of at least seven municipal committees in Kashmir Valley without even contesting the elections
The election to the 26 zilla parishads and 11 municipal corporations are round the corner and the State Election Commission could announce the schedule anytime bringing the Model Code of Conduct into immediate effect.
Call it an effect of demonetisation, but Congress seems to have bounced back in the third phase of municipal and nagar panchayat election, winning eight council presidents and 126 corporator seats in four districts in marathwada and Vidharbha regions, whose results were declared on Monday
Polling is being held on Sunday for the third phase of elections in 20 municipal councils and two nagar panchayats in Maharashtra's Aurangabad, Nanded, Bhandara and Gadchiroli districts.