On Monday the BJP saw a major victory in the phase by emerging as the clear winner in the first phase of gram panchayat polls.
As per the current report on 7 October, the first phase of gram panchayat election was held which was spread over the 18 districts went to polls of 3,884-gram panchayats. on Monday by 7 pm the results of 2,974 bodies were released.
The seats won the highest seat 1,457, and the others are as following:
- Congress (301)
- Shiv Sena (222)
- Nationalist Congress Party (194)
In the first-ever direct election, the BJP has recorded an impressive win in the majority of gram panchayats as well as in the posts of sarpanch. BJP has held its fort in most of the places, But some places like Beed district of Marathwada Parali, and Buldhana district in Vidarbha Congress has emerged victorious, as per the report.
“Happy with the result the hat-trick of victories, the victory comes back to back we scored in the municipal council, Zilla Parishad, and municipal corporation polls. The measures and welfare programmes that the Modi government and the Fadnavis government are implementing are reaching the rural population and the victory proves that right,” said Raosaheb Danve in a statement.
It was the correct decision for the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), to hold direct elections for the Sarpanchs in Maharashtra, as it resulted in a successful end. A right move was taken by BJP.