Published by: Abhisek Rakshit | Posted: April 9, 2021 3:57 pm| Updated: April 9, 2021 4:18 pm
News Daily Digital Desk: In Himachal Pradesh, the Congress is on its way to regaining its lost land. This is what the Congress leadership thinks after seeing the results of the just-concluded municipal elections. Because in this election, Congress has won two out of four municipalities. The BJP got one of the other two. In the other, neither team could touch the magic figure. However, Padma Shibir has got the status of the single largest team.
It is learned that in the first phase of the municipal elections on April 8, voting was held in four municipalities. Out of the four, the Congress got magic figures in Palampur and Solan. On the other hand, despite the BJP taking over Mandi municipality, no party got a majority in Dharamsala. However, the BJP has got the status of the single largest party.
In Dharamsala, out of the total 18 wards, 8 went to Padma Shibir. Out of the remaining, Congress got five and independent candidates won in four of them. So the ruling party of the state is desperate to take over the Dharamsala municipality with their help. According to political circles, this task will not be too difficult for the local BJP leadership. However, 11 out of 15 wards in Mandi have been occupied by Gerua Shibir. Congress has won only four seats.
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In Palampur, on the other hand, 11 out of 15 wards have been taken over by the Congress. However, there was a bone-to-bone clash between the two teams in Mandi. Out of 18 seats, 9 went to the Congress. BJP got 6. And the non-party has won one seat. Political circles are skeptical about how long the Congress can hold on to this municipality even if it touches the magic figure. However, the Congress camp is practically happy with this result. Assembly elections in Himachal Pradesh next year. Earlier, the top leadership of the Congress was hopeful that the victory would strengthen the party workers.
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