Hyderabad: The ruling party Telangana Rashtra Samithi has already won in 109 municipalities and eight corporations, while the Opposition, that is Congress is leading in seven divisions, BJP has won in 9 wards in the municipal elections whose results are being announced January 25th. Meanwhile AIMIM has bagged 3 wards in communal hit – Bhainsa municipality of Nirmal district, in total the party has won in 26 wards.
My heartfelt gratitude to the people of Telangana for reposing faith in Sri KCR Garu’s leadership again & giving us a thumping victory in Municipal elections 🙏 🙏🙏
Winning more than 100 plus municipalities out of 120 and all 9 out of 9 municipal corporations is no mean feat 👍 pic.twitter.com/sKIA0D71GU
— KTR (@KTRTRS) January 25, 2020
In Bheemgal Municipality of Nizamabad, TRS scored a win in 12 out of 12 wards, while it won 11 in Parakala, 7 in Narayankhed of Sangareddy . In Dornakal municipality, the congress opened it account by wining one ward and 4 in Kosgi municipality . While the Saffron party who made in roads in the General elections in 2019, won three wards from Amangal municipality.
The counting, so far , TRS has won in 8 municipalities, that is, Bollaram, Kottapalli, Bansuwada, Darmapuri, Dornakal, Peddapalli, Maripeda and Vardannapet
The counting of votes for elections in 2,647 wards in 120 municipalities, 324 corporators in 9 municipal corporations are underway. Twenty-seven mayors, deputy mayors, chairpersons and vice-chairperson will be elected on January 27.
An average of four candidates per ward and five candidates per division are in the fray, while 80 ward members and one corporator have been unanimously elected.
Over 10,000 government employees are taking part in the counting process at 148 centres in Telangana. The Election Commission is monitoring the counting process via webcasting.
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