Counting of votes for the Municipal Corporation of Delhi is being done on March 03. Votes in 5 wards are being counted today. In the early trends Congress candidate Zuber is leading by 8323 votes in Chauhan Banger. Following which, Congress supporters were seen celebrating outside counting centre....
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Odisha is leading an indefinite strike since last 9 days over hike in power tariffs in the state. Party's state head Nishikanta Mohapatra said despite Odisha being a power surplus state, the government has raised the price of electricity multiple times in the state in the last five months. Calling electricity a basic right, Mohapatra urged the government to make power up to 200 units free in the state. Incidentally, AAP does not have any legislators in Odisha, and the protest is being seen as its strategy to make base in the state.
With the beginning of 5th phase of assembly elections in West Bengal, Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) president Mann Ghising on April 17 slammed TMC and said "that it looks like Khela shesh so far" and expressed desire to change the government. Ghising said, "It looks like 'khela shesh' so far. We're keeping a watch. As far as the Hills and our problems are concerned, we want that this government be changed; we want BJP govt, we want justice."
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Chief Bimal Gurung slammed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) amid 5th phase of assembly elections in West Bengal by claiming that the party lacks influence on ground. "Politics is not possible through violence, vandalism, shooting. Politics should be simple," Gurung added.
In the latest episode of On The Record, West Bengal finance minister Amit Mitra spoke to Hindustan Times' Sunetra Choudhury about home minister Amit Shah’s prediction that the BJP will win 200 seats in the assembly elections, the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s message, and the TMC demand to club the remaining seats in a single phase, among other issues. Polling for the first four phases has been concluded while the fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth phases will take place on April 17, 22, 26 and 29 respectively. Counting of votes will take place on May 2. Watch the full video for more details.
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The AAP on Wednesday won four of the five civic wards in Delhi in a bypoll, with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asserting that people were desperate to bring the party to power in the three municipal..
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The Aam Aadmi Party has bagged four of five seats in the Municipal Corporation bye-elections including Kalyanpuri, Rohini-C, Shalimar Bagh (North), and Trilokpuri. Congress won the Chauhan Banger ward...