Congress shocks BJP in Gujarat Civic Polls

congress-bjpGujarat local body polls came as a shocker to the ruling BJP in the state as Congress has dominated in Rural region , However BJP won all 6 out of 6 City Municipal Corporation including Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot,Bhavnagar,Jamnagar and Vadodara.

Congress made gains in rural and semi-urban areas in Gujarat’s local body polls.
City Corporations

Overall seats 572

BJP 332 (6 Cities)
Congress 156 (0 Cities)
Zilla Panchayat

Overall seats 988

BJP 348 (7 Districts)
Congress 547 (24 Districts)

Municipalities

Overall seats 208

BJP 1167 (41 Municipalities)
Congress 666 (12 Municipalities)

Taluk Panchayat

Overall seats 4778

BJP 1929 (77 Taluks)
Congress 2379 (151 Taluks)