Rajasthan Local Body Election Results, Rajasthan Municipal Election Results 2021 Highlights: The BJP and Congress are both leading in over 1000 wards. The NCP is ahead of CPIM, BSP, RLP and AITMC.
Rajasthan Local Body Elections 2021 (PTI)
Rajasthan Municipal Election Results 2021 Highlights: The Congress continues to main slight lead over the BJP. So far, trends are out for about 3034 of 3035 wards. The BJP is leading in 1146 wards and the Congress 1194. Independents are leading in 631 wards. Hanuman Beniwal’s RLP is leading in 13 while the NCP is ahead in 46 wards.
Elections were held for 80 municipalities, 9 municipal councils and one municipal corporation on Thursday. For these seats, about 10,000 candidates were in fray. The election commission had informed that 76.52 per cent voter turnout was recorded and about 22.84 lakh voters exercised their franchise in local body polls.
The commission has made elaborate security arrangements and a tight vigil is being maintained at the strong rooms where EVMs have been kept. The districts where voting was held included Hanumangarh, Jaisalmer, Jalore, Jhalawar, Pratapgarh, Chittorgarh, Churu, Dungarpur, Jhunjhunu, Nagaur, Pali, Ajmer, Banswara, Bikaner, Bhilwara, Bundi, Rajsamand, Sikar, Tonk and Udaipur.
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Due to virus pandemic, the number of voters per polling booth was reduced to under 1000 leading to a higher number of polling booths. The state commission had set up a total of 5,253 polling stations in 3,035 wards under 90 bodies. For these seats, there were a total of 30.28 lakh registered voters consisting of 15.47 lakh men and 14.80 lakh women. It also included 56 voters from other categories. However, a total of 22.84 lakh voters exercised their franchise in the polls.