Mumbai/Nashik, February 22: The Bharatiya Janata Party which is contesting the Maharashtra Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti Elections 2017 is likely to score big numbers as the counting for polls will take place on February 23, Thursday. The voting for Maharashtra Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti took place in two phases. A total of 25 Zilla Parishads across Maharashtra have been through polls on February 21. According to Zee 24 Taas exit poll predictions, BJP is likely to win 350 to 400 seats in Maharashtra Zilla Parishad Elections 2017. The exit poll predicted that the BJP is followed by Congress which predicts 298 seats, NCP – 285 seats and Shiv Sena 259 seats.Also Read - Mumbai Local Train: Good News For Students, They Can Use Suburban Trains From Today

The 25 Zilla Parishad’s where elections were held are – Raigad Zilla Parishad, Ratnagiri Zilla Parishad, Sindhudurg Zilla Parishad, Pune Zilla Parishad, Kolhapur Zilla Parishad, Sangli Zilla Parishad, Satara Zilla Parishad, Solapur Zilla Parishad, Jalgaon Zilla Parishad, Nashik Zilla Parishad, Ahmednagar Zilla Parishad, Amravati Zilla Parishad, Wardha Zilla Parishad, Gadchiroli Zilla Parishad, Yavatmal Zilla Parishad, Buldhana Zilla Parishad, Chandrapur Zilla Parishad, Aurangabad Zilla Parishad, Hingoli Zilla Parishad, Parbhani Zilla Parishad, Osmanabad Zilla Parishad, Nanded Zilla Parishad, Latur Zilla Parishad, Jaalna Zilla Parishad, Beed Zilla Parishad. Also Read - Maharashtra Board Classes 10, 12 Supplementary Result To Be Released on October 20 | Check Time Here

The Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti elections across Maharashtra state was held in two phases. The phase 1 was conducted on February 16 for a total of 855 seats for the Zilla Parishad while the Panchayat Samiti polls covered 1,712 seats on same day. The phase 2 of Maharashtra Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti Elections were held on February 21 in which a total 191 zilla parishad seats and 382 panchayat samiti seats in Kolhapur, Sangli and Satara districts of South Maharashtra went to the poll. Also Read - Maharashtra SET Answer Keys 2021 Released: Here’s How to Download it on setexam.unipune.ac.in

On Thursday, the fate of around 3140 candidates contesting for the Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti Elections will be decided. The counting for 1,046 zilla parishad seats, 2094 panchayat samiti seats will start tomorrow (February 23) at 10 am and the results will be declared latest by 12 noon. Also Read – Maharashtra Corporation Election Results Predictions 2017: BJP edging out Shiv Sena in civic polls, says Zee 24 Taas exit polls

Alss across Maharashtra as many as 17,331 candidates are in fray for 3210 seats up for grabs in 10 municipal corporations in Maharashtra.

The Zee 24 Taas Exit Poll on 24 Zilla Parishad are as follows:

Raigad Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 19 to 21 seats
BJP – 3 to 4 seats
Congress – 0 seats
NCP – 0 seats
Other – 0-1 seats

Ratnagiri Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 27 to 30 seats
BJP – 5 to 7 seat
Congress – 1 to 2 seats
NCP – 15 to 17 seats
Other – 0 to 1 seats

Sindhudurg Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 14 to 17 seats
BJP – 4 to 6 seats
Congress – 27 to 33 seats
NCP – 0 to 1 seat
Other – 0 seat

Pune Zilla Parishad (Western Maharashtra)

Shiv Sena – 10 to 12 seats
BJP – 12 to 15 seats
Congress – 8 to 12 seats
NCP – 35 to 40 seats
MNS – 2 to 4 seats
Other – 2 to 6 seats

Kolhapur Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 10 to 12 seats
BJP – 10 to 14 seats
Congress – 21 to 23 seats
NCP – 11 to 26 seats
MNS – 0 seats
Other – 4 to 5 seats

Sangli Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 0 to 7 seats
BJP – 13 to 20 seats
Congress – 13 to 20 seats
NCP – 22 to 25 seats
MNS – 0 seats
Other – 2 to 7 seats

Satara Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 3 to 5 seats
BJP – 7 to 10 seats
Congress – 5 to 7 seats
NCP – 30 to 35 seats
MNS – 0 seats
Other – 10 to 15 seats

Solapur Zilla Parishad (Northern Maharashtra)

Shiv Sena – 16 to 17 seats
BJP – 27 to 30 seats
Congress – 4 to 6 seats
NCP – 13 to 15 seats
Other – 0 to 2 seats

Jalgaon Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 25 to 30 seats
BJP – 7 to 12 seats
Congress – 7 to 12 seats
NCP – 22 to 28 seats
Other – 0 to 5 seats

Nashik Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 25 to 30 seats
BJP – 7 to 12 seats
Congress – 7 to 12 seats
NCP – 22 to 27 seats
Other – 0 to 5 seats

Ahmednagar Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 5 to 7 seats
BJP – 15 to 20 seats
Congress – 23 to 26 seats
NCP – 18 to 20 seats
Other – 5 to 8 seats

Amravati Zilla Parishad (Vidarbha)

Shiv Sena – 12 to 14 seats
BJP – 20 to 22 seats
Congress – 10 to 12 seats
NCP – 2 to 4 seats
Other – 11 to 18 seats

Wardha Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 2 to 3 seats
BJP – 25 to 30 seats
Congress – 10 to 12 seats
NCP – 6 to 8 seats
Other – 8 to 10 seats

Gadchiroli Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 2 to 3 seats
BJP – 25 to 30 seats
Congress – 10 to 12 seats
NCP – 6 to 8 seats
Other – 8 to 10 seats

Yavatmal Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 18 to 20 seats
BJP – 10 to 12 seats
Congress – 14 to 16 seats
NCP – 10 to 12 seats
Other – 1 to 4 seats

Buldhana Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 12 to 16 seats
BJP – 15 to 20 seats
Congress – 20 to 25 seats
NCP – 5 to 7 seats
Other – 5 to 7 seats

Chandrapur Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 0 to 5 seats
BJP – 28 to 30 seats
Congress – 15 to 17 seats
NCP – 0 to 3 seats
Other – 8 to 12 seats

Aurangabad Zilla Parishad (Marathwada)

Shiv Sena – 17 to 22 seats
BJP – 15 to 20 seats
Congress – 12 to 15 seats
NCP – 7 to 9 seats
Other – 1 to 3 seats

Hingoli Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 17 to 21 seats
BJP – 5 to 6 seats
Congress – 12 to 15 seats
NCP – 8 to 11
Other – 2 to 6 seats

Parbhani Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 10 to 14 seats
BJP – 3 to 4 seats
Congress – 12 to 14 seats
NCP – 15 to 20 seats
Other – 5 to 6 seats

Osmanabad Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 18 to 20 seats
BJP – 2 to 3 seats
Congress – 12 to 14 seats
NCP – 15 to 18 seats
Other – 0 to 1 seat

Nanded Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 16 to 18 seats
BJP – 9 to 10 seats
Congress – 28 to 30 seats
NCP – 9 to 10 seats
Other – 1 to 2 seats

Latur Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 2 to 3 seats
BJP – 25 to 28 seats
Congress – 20 to 22 seats
NCP – 3 to 5 seats
Other – 0 to 1 seats

Jaalna Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 13 to 15 seats
BJP – 16 to 19 seats
Congress – 3 to 4 seats
NCP – 13 to 14 seats
Other – 2 to 3 seats

Beed Zilla Parishad

Shiv Sena – 3 to 5 seats
BJP – 24 to 26 seats
Congress – 1 to 2 seats
NCP – 22 to 24 seats
Other – 6 to 8 seats