West Bengal election results: TMC wins 2,467 Gram Panchayat seats; updates

West Bengal panchayat polls, west bengal gram panchayat elections, west bengal rural polls, west bengal panchayat polls violence, TMC, BJP, Uttar Ghazipur, Bhangar, JJPOBC, west bengal panachayat election 2018The ruling Trinamool Congress today surged ahead by registering victory in over 2,400 gram panchayat seats, according to the results available till 12 noon, SEC officials said. The BJP and the CPI(M) won 386 and 94 gram panchayat seats respectively, the State Election Commission officials said. According to the SEC, the TMC has won 2,467 gram panchayat seats and is leading in 2,683 seats. The BJP has won 386 seats and is leading in 231 seats while the CPI(M) won 94 seats and is leading in 163 seats, the officials said. The Congress won 33 seats and is leading in 55 seats. Independent candidates have emerged winners in 158 seats and are leading in 163 seats. As per latest trends available for panchayat samiti seats, the TMC has won 14 seats and leading in 24 seats.
Source: Business Standard