Allahabad Municipal Corporation Nagar Nigam Elections, Mayor Poll Results 2017: The results of municipal corporation elections in Uttar Pradesh will be out today.
Allahabad Municipal Corporation Nagar Nigam Elections, Mayor Poll Results 2017: The results of municipal corporation elections in Uttar Pradesh is out. In a major boost for the saffron party, Abhilasha Gupta has won second successive term as mayor of Allahabad. The civic polls results were eagerly awaited both by ruling BJP in the state and the opposition parties including Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and the Congress. With BJP winning 14 of the 16 Mayoral seats the result is a big boost for the Yogi Adityanath Government in the state. Adityanath was appointed chief minister after BJP’s massive victory in Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017. For the first time, the BJP released a separate manifesto for the civic polls which were held in three phases.
The election campaign had generated a lot of interest as the ruling BJP left nothing to chance. Adityanath himself travelled across the state to woo voters in the name of development, while opposition SP, BSP and Congress campaigns were comparatively low key.
BJP’s Abhilasha Gupta wins mayor election.
Allahabad Civic Polls Results 2017: Latest Trends/Results – (80/80) BJP 42 SP 15 BSP 18 Congress 3 Others 2