Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP sweeps local body elections; AAP, AIMIM make debut

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Updated: March 3, 2021 9:00:47 am

Gujarat Local Body Election Result 2021, Gujarat Panchayat Election Results Live Update: The BJP has won all 31 district panchayats with its candidates winning 729 seats so far out of 980.

Gujarat Local Body Election Results Live, Gujarat Panchayat Election Result 2021Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021: State Election Commission officials informed that the BJP fielded 8,161 candidates, Congress 7,778, Aam Aadmi Party 2,090, among others for 8,235 seats. (PTI)

Gujarat Panchayat Election Results 2021 Live Update: The BJP registered a thumping victory in the local body polls in Gujarat yesterday by winning clear majority in all 31 district panchayats as well as in 196 out of 231 taluka panchayats and 74 out of 81 municipalities. The Congress, the main opposition party in the state, won a clear majority in only one municipality and 18 taluka panchayats, while AIMIM and AAP also made their presence felt. In six municipalities and 15 taluka panchayats no party has got clear majority. In the second phase where polling was held for district and taluka panchayats as well as municipalities on February 28, the BJP again left the Congress far behind by winning 6,236 out of 8,470 seats for which results were declared. The position was not yet clear on four remaining seats. The Congress could win 1,805 seats, while the new entrants Aam Aadmi Paty (AAP) and All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) won 42 and 17 seats, respectively.

Reacting to the party’s victory, Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah dedicated the party’s victory in Gujarat polls to the welfare work. “This victory is a victory of the unwavering faith of the people in the BJP governments headed by Prime Minister Shri Modi, dedicated to the development and welfare of the poor, farmers and villages. Modiji-led BJP governments are constantly committed to the welfare and development of the country’s poor, farmers and disadvantaged communities,” said Shah in a tweet in Gujarati. Gujarat BJP president CR Patil also thanked the people of the Gujarat for the party’s victory. The Congress was expecting to improve its performance in the local bodies polls after facing a debacle in municipal corporation polls. However, the results did not favour the Congress and it has lost even in the panchayats where it was in the power. A total of 58.82 per cent voter turnout was recorded in the municipalities, 65.80 per cent in the district panchayats and 66.60 per cent polling was in the taluka panchayats. According to the state election commission, polling was conducted for 8,235 out of 8,474 seats while 237 candidates were elected unopposed. No candidates filed nominations for two seats. The ruling BJP had given tickets to 8,161 candidates while Congress fielded 7,778 candidates. Debutant Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) had given tickets to 2,090 candidates..

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    09:00 (IST)03 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live update: Congress faces crushing defeat in district panchayat

    In Gujarat, the BJP has won all 31 district panchayats, while the Congress faced a crushing defeat. In 2015, the BJP won only 8 seats in the district panchayat elections.

    08:54 (IST)03 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live update: BJP clean sweeps municipality elections

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has won 75 out of 81 municipalities, while the Congress has won in only 4 municipalities, while the other party has ruled in 2 municipalities.

    20:13 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live update: BJP set to record another big victory

    The BJP won all 31 district panchayats, 70 out of 81 municipalities and was far ahead of main rival Congress in 231 taluka panchayats as counting for the second phase of local body polls in Gujarat was underway on Tuesday. The success follows the BJP's clean sweep in elections for six municipal corporations in the first phase last month. In the second phase of elections for which counting began at 9 in the morning, the BJP had won 6,110 out of 8,261 seats for which results had been announced by the State Election Commission by evening. A total of 8,474 seats were up for grabs in the second phase across district and taluka panchayats and municipal councils. Elections were held on February 28. The Congress was trailing far behind, winning 1,768 seats and only three municipalities so far. It could not win a single district panchayat, but was leading in a few taluka panchayats. The Aam Aadmi Party, a new entrant, has won 42 seats while independents have bagged 286 seats so far. As BJP headed for a massive victory, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the results showed that Gujarat remains firmly with the party's agenda of development and good governance. (PTI)

    20:09 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election: Congress chief, opposition leader quit after poor show in polls

    In view of the Congress' debacle in the elections to local bodies in Gujarat, state unit president Amit Chavda and Leader of Opposition Paresh Dhanani resigned from their posts on Tuesday. Chavda said people had raised doubts about EVMs and all these things should be probed. A party spokesperson said it was now up to the top brass of the Congress party to decide the future course of action. "Taking the responsibility of the election results as state Congress chief, I have submitted my resignation to party president Sonia Gandhi," Chavda told reporters, adding that he would work as a common party worker from now on. On Tuesday, the ruling BJP won all the 31 district panchayats, 70 out of 81 municipalities, and was far ahead of its main rival Congress in the 231 taluka panchayats. The saffron party has won 6,110 out of the total 8,474 seats for which results have been declared so far. (PTI)

    18:20 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat firmly with the BJP’s agenda of development and good governance: PM Modi

    Results of Nagar Palika, Taluka Panchayat and District Panchayat polls across Gujarat give a crystal clear message - Gujarat is firmly with the BJP’s agenda of development and good governance. I bow to the people of Gujarat for the unwavering faith and affection towards BJP, says PM Modi

    BJP president JP Nadda says, "I thank the people of Gujarat for reposing their faith in BJP, a symbol of development and trust, in local body elections."

    18:08 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Elections 2021 Results Live: Latest trends

    Taluka Panchayats (231, Total seats: 4774): BJP 196 (3233), Congress 33 (1199), AAP 0 (31), Others 0 (132)

    District Panchayats (31, Total seats 980): BJP 31 (771), Congress 0 (164), AAP 0 (2), Others 0 (8)

    Municipalities (81, Total seats: 2720): BJP 75 (2017), Congress 4 (375), AAP 0 (9), Others 2 (198)

    18:07 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Panchmahal Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP clean sweeps Panchmahal

    In the local body elections of Panchmahal district, BJP has captured all the 38 seats of the district panchayat, Congress and other parties have failed to open an account. Out of 178 taluka panchayat seats, BJP had won 169 seats. In taluka panchayat, only 4 seats went to Congress while 5 seats were won by independents.

    18:03 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Out of 34 seats in Vadodara District Panchayat, BJP wins 27 decimating Congress

    Out of 34 seats in Vadodara District Panchayat, BJP has won 27 seats, Congress has got only 7 seats. In the 2015 elections, the Congress had won 22 seats.

    18:00 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP created history in 2 district panchayats and 2 taluka panchayats where it won for the first time since independence

    For the first time since independence, the BJP has won some district and taluka panchayat in Gujarat. In Gandhinagar, BJP won 19 out of 28 seats, while it won Tapi district panchayat for the first time. Here, it won 17 of the 26 seats. The BJP captured Wankaner taluka panchayat also for the first time. Out of a total of 24 seats, BJP has won 13 seats.

    17:50 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Home Minister Amit Shah thanks people of Gujarat; dedicates victory to the development and welfare of the poor, farmers and villagers
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    17:36 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Elections 2021 Results Live: Latest trends

    Taluka Panchayats (231, Total seats: 4774): BJP 196 (3202), Congress 33 (1187), AAP 0 (31), Others 0 (132)

    District Panchayats (31, Total seats 980): BJP 31 (956), Congress 0 (159), AAP 0 (2), Others 0 (8)

    Municipalities (81, Total seats: 2720): BJP 75 (2000), Congress 4 (373), AAP 0 (9), Others 2 (196)

    17:33 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Kutch Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP wins all five municipalities

    BJP has won all the five municipalities of Kutch. BJP also won in the Mundra-Baroi municipal elections for the first time. In Bhuj, BJP got 36 out of 44 seats and Congress got 8 seats. Out of 52 seats in Gandhidham, BJP got 47 and Congress got 5. In Anjar, the Congress got only one seat out of 36, with the winning remaining 35 seats. In Mandvi, BJP won 31 out of 36 seats and Congress five, while in Mundra, BJP won 19 out of 28 seats and Congress nine. In Kutch, out of 196 municipal seats, 168 went to BJP and 28 to Congress. Neither the Aam Aadmi Party nor the Independents succeeded in the Kutch municipal elections.

    17:24 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Elections 2021 Results Live: BJP victory celebrations in pics
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    17:22 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Mehsana Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP wins Unjha Municipality

    The counting of votes for Unjha municipality has been completed. The BJP has secured a simple majority by winning 19 out of 36 seats in Unjha municipality. Independents have won 15 seats. BJP has won 3 out of 4 municipalities in Mehsana district. BJP needs 23 out of 44 seats to win Mehsana municipality. So far, it has won 21 seats.

    17:18 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Arvalli Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Aravalli Congress Bhiloda MLA Dr. Anil Joshiyara's son loses election

    Kewal Joshiyara, son of Bhiloda Congress MLA Dr. Anil Joshiyara, has lost from Bhusoda taluka panchayat's Ubsal seat. Dr. Anil Joshiara has been the MLA of Bhiloda for five terms.

    17:11 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gandhinagar Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP wins in all panchayats except Kalol taluka

    BJP candidates have won from all panchayats in Gandhinagar district except in Kalol taluka panchayat. However, it won Kalol municipality - Mansa taluka panchayat, Dahegam municipality and Dahegam taluka panchayat.

    17:04 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Valsad Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP captures Valsad District Panchayat, Umargam Municipality

    BJP has secured a clear majority in Valsad district panchayat and Umargam municipality. BJP candidates won from all 6 taluka panchayats of the district. The party has also won the by-election of 1 seat of Ward No. 2 of Dharampur Municipality. In Valsad, the Congress has lost all the seats.

    16:53 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Elections 2021 Results Live: Gujarat witnesses saffron surge

    Taluka Panchayats (231, Total seats: 4774): BJP 196 (2983), Congress 33 (1101    ), AAP 0 (27), Others 0 (115)

    District Panchayats (31, Total seats 980): BJP 31 (729), Congress 0 (156), AAP 0 (2), Others 0 (8)

    Municipalities (81, Total seats: 2720): BJP 75 (1928), Congress 4 (351), AAP 0 (9), Others 2 (186)

    16:49 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Patan Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP gets clear majority in Patan District and Taluka Panchayats

    Patan district panchayat has been won by the BJP with a clear majority. The saffron party also registered a clear majority in 4 out of 5 taluka panchayats. The BJP has won 12 seats in Chanasma taluka while Congress failed to open its account in Chanasma taluka panchayat.

    16:42 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Ahmedabad Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP clean sweeps Dang

    BJP has won 17 out of 18 seats in Dang District Panchayat while 41 out of 48 seats in three Taluka Panchayats.

    15:39 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP Gujarat thanks voters for party's win
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    15:37 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Panchmahal Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Results of 27 out of 28 seats of Devgarh Baria Taluka Panchayat out; BJP gets 27

    Devgarh Baria Taluka Panchayat (28): 27 went to BJP, counting for remaining one underway. 

    The result of the district panchayat meeting of Devgarh Baria taluka has also been announced. BJP won on all six panels (23 seats to BJP, one to independent)

    The BJP has also swept Limkheda District Panchayat by winning all five seats.

    15:32 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Morbi Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Congress wins from Maliya Miyana

    Congress has won from Maliya Miyana of Morbi district

    15:30 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Elections 2021 Results Live: Latest trends with wins/leads

    Taluka Panchayats (231, Total seats: 4774): BJP 185 (2279), Congress 34 (855), AAP 0 (24), Others 0 (95)

    District Panchayats (31, Total seats 980): BJP 31 (532), Congress 0 (107), AAP 0 (1), Others 0 (7)

    Municipalities (81, Total seats: 2720): BJP 71 (1458), Congress 5 (269), AAP 0 (4), Others 2 (119)

    15:21 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP way ahead of Congress

    According to the latest reports, the BJP gained a lead by winning 2,085 seats, while the Congress won 602 seats so far cross municipalities, district and taluka panchayats n Gujarat. The results for 2,771 seats out of the total 8,474 were declared till 1 pm.

    15:14 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Dahod Local Body Election Results 2021 Live Counting: Kaid Chunawala in Dahod Municipality

    Kaid Chunawala have won from Dahod Municipal Ward No. 3 for the fourth time in a row. With his win, the  Congress panel has also won from the municipality. Kaid Chunawala who did not get a ticket from the BJP, shifted to Congress and won defeating the BJP candidate.

    14:59 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Mehsana Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Vadnagar Taluka Panchayat goes to BJP 

    Vadnagar Taluka Panchayat has gone to the BJP. The saffron party has won 11 seats, Congress 1, AAP 1 and Others 1. Counting underway for remaining four seats.

    14:56 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Mehsana Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP won 15 out of 16 seats in Malpur Taluka Panchayat of Aravalli

    The BJP has won 15 seats out of 16 in Malpur taluka panchayat of Aravalli. Independent candidate won on 1 seat while Congress failed to open their accounts.

    14:47 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Kachch Local Body Election Results 2021 Live Counting: Congress gets past BJP

    Congress has won 9 seats, BJP 7 seats. Congress has won Lakhpat and Abdasa taluka panchayats.

    14:42 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP wins from Hardik Patel's village Viramgam

    The Congress has been wiped out in Viramgam, Hardik Patel's area. The region had caused trouble to the BJP ahead of 2015 polls due to the polarization of Patidar votes. The BJP has won taluka panchayat and the municipality.

    14:31 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Porbandar Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Out of total 16 seats of Kutiana Taluka Panchayat, BJP won 10 while Congress won 6.

    Out of total 16 seats of Kutiana taluka panchayat, BJP won 10 and Congress won 6 seats.

    14:26 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Jamnagar Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP snatches Jamnagar District Panchayat from Congress

    The BJP has succeeded in snatching the Jamnagar District Panchayat from the Congress. The BJP has won 14 seats. Congress has won 2 seats and the BSP 1.

    14:17 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Congress neither worthy of power nor opposition, says CM Rupani

    Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani today said that Congress is neither worthy of power nor for the opposition.

    14:15 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Elections 2021 Results Live: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani says BJP will win 2022 assembly election

    Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today said that the saffron party will win 2022 assembly elections and the local body election results are just a trailer.

    14:07 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Elections 2021 Results Live: Latest trends

    Taluka Panchayats (231): BJP 185, Congress 34, AAP 0, Others 0

    District Panchayats (31): BJP 31, Congress 0, AAP 0, Others 0

    Municipalities (81): BJP 71, Congress 5, AAP 0, Others 2

    14:05 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Olpad Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Counting for Mehsana District Taluka Panchayat has been completed

    Bahucharaji Taluka Panchayat (16): 14 to BJP / 2 to Congress

    Jotana Taluka Panchayat (16): 11 BJP / 2 Congress / Others 3

    Satlasana Taluka Panchayat (16): 7 BJP / 8 CONG / 1 Independent

    13:55 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Ahmedabad Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: Big upset for BJP in Ahmedabad District Panchayat

    BJP has faced a big setback in Ahmedabad district panchayat despite securing majority. The president of the district panchayat will be from Congress. Congress candidate Paruben Padhar has won the Shahpur seat of Ahmedabad district panchayat. The Shahpur seat is ST reserved and the post of Ahmedabad District Panchayat President is also ST reserved.

    13:50 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Surat Kadodora Municipality Election Results Live: BJP MLA reacts on party's victory

    Ishwar Parmar: BJP's grand victory in 6 out of 6 seats in Kadodora municipality of Surat district. Thank you very much BJP workers and voters of Kadodora town.

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    13:43 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Gujarat Local Body Elections 2021 Results Live: Latest trends from panchayats and municipalities

    Taluka Panchayats (231): BJP 185, Congress 34, AAP 0, Others 0

    District Panchayats (31): BJP 31, Congress 34, AAP 0, Others 0

    Municipalities (81): BJP 67, Congress 7, AAP 0, Others 1

    13:39 (IST)02 Mar 2021
    Nadida Local Body Election Results 2021 Live: BJP retains Nadiad

    BJP retains Nadiad municipality. BJP captures Kheda, Vaso, Nadiad, Mahudha taluka panchayats of the district.

    BJP has entered the polls after securing clear majority in all the six municipal corporations polls for which was held last month. While Congress failed to improve its performance in Gujarat, the debutant AAP had emerged as leader of opposition in Surat municipal corporation. Another debutant AIMIM had also managed to win some seats in Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation.
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