Ranchi, Apr 20: The results of Jharkhand Nagar Panchayat elections 2018 will be declared today. Counting of votes for Jharkhand Nagar Panchayat elections results 2018 will begin at 8 am. 13 Nagar Panchayats went to polls on April 16. Apart from 13 Nagar Panchayats, elections were also held in five municipal corporations and 16 municipal councils or Nagar Parishads. We will be doing live updates on Jharkhand Nagar Panchayat elections results. Stay connected with us to get instant updates on the counting of votes for Jharkhand Nagar Panchayat elections results.
Elections were held in Nagar Utari Nagar Panchayat, Husainabad Nagar Panchayat, Chhatarpur Nagar Panchayat, Latehar Nagar Panchayat, Domchanch Nagar Panchayat, Rajmahal Nagar Panchayat, Barharwa Nagar Panchayat, Basukinath Nagar Panchayat, Jamtada Nagar Panchayat, Khunti Nagar Panchayat, Bundu Nagar Panchayat, Saraikela Nagar Panchayat and Chakuliya Nagar Panchayat. A total of 52.23 per cent voting was recorded on Monday for 13 Nagar Panchayats, 16 municipal councils and five municipal corporations (Nagar Nigam).
Jharkhand Municipal elections or Jharkhand Nagar Nikay Chunav 2018 witnessed a triangular contest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Congress and the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM). The municipal polls are being seen as a semi-final before the 2019 Assembly elections in the state. Candidates have contested election for the post of Mayor and Deputy Mayor on party symbol, making the polls more interesting. Catch live updates on Jharkhand Nagar Panchayat elections results here.