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Congress captures Nazira panchayats

Despite raising complaints of corruption and allegations against the rulling Congress Party, they captured almost all the panchayats seats under Nazira subdivision. Oppositions have failled to create an anti-incumbency wave and even they failled to stand candidates in all the seats of Nazira and Sivasagar.

In Nazira this time a total of 624 candidates were contesting under Nazira Anchalik Panchayat, of which 14 were contesting for 4 nos. ZP seats, 68 were contesting for 20 nos. GP President seats, 68 nos. were contesting for 20 nos. AP Member seats and 480 nos. were contesting for 200 nos. Ward Member seats. Among these, Congress won 167 ward member seats, 19 AP Member seats, 18 GP President seats and 4 ZP seats. CPI got 10 ward member seats 1 AP Member seatsand 1 GP President seats. BJP & TMC both got 1 Ward member seats. Independent candidates won 21 ward member seats and 1 AP Member seats.

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