Municipal election polling Dharamsala had 40% while Palampur 49%

Apr 07, 2021 12:25 | Poltics

 

 

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Municipal election polling Dharamsala had 40% while Palampur 49%



Dharamsala (Arvind Sharma) 7/4/21



The Voting started in two Municipal corporations in Kangra district at 8am this morning. Till 2pm Dharamsala had 40% while Palampur 49% polling. The voting shall continue till 4 in the evening and the counting will start immediately after the poll and the results are expected late by the evening.

Dharamsala MC was formed in 2016 and congress won 13 out of 17 seats in its first poll while BJP bagged 4. Palampur MC is created this year only and the residents there are voting for the first time to choose 15 members

 

 

 

 MC elections in first two hours


12% polling in Dharamsala and 13% in Palampur in first two hours

Dharamsala (Arvind Sharma) 7/4/21



The Voting started in two Municipal corporations in Kangra district at 8am this morning. After two hours Dharamsala had 12% while Palampur 13% polling. The voting shall continue till 4 in the evening and the counting will start immediately after the poll and the results are expected late by the evening.



Dharamsala MC was formed in 2016 and congress won 13 out of 17 seats in its first poll while BJP bagged 4. Palampur MC is created this year only and the residents there are voting for the first time to choose 15 corporates.



Beside this two other newly formed Municipal Corporations namely Mandi and Solan  are also polling for the first time.



Shimla The only other Municipal corporation of the state shall go to poll next year.