Its a big boost of the BJP ahead of Gujarat Assembly polls next year, the party shows its strength in the municipal elections.
Vapi municipal polls in the state, out of 44 seats the party have won 41, while the Congress bagged 3. In the Kanakpur-Kansas municipal polls in Surat, out of 28 seats, the BJP grabbed 27, while Congress had to be satisfied with one. In the Taluka panchayat and municipal bypolls, BJP bagged 23 seats while the Congress won 8 seats
After Demonetization, BJP wins 109 out of 126 seats in Gujrat Civic polls, Congress gets 17 seats and Aam Admi Party washed out.