BJP wins over 97 percent seats in Tripura civic by poll
Tripura

BJP wins over 97 percent seats in Tripura civic by poll

Agartala, Sep 16: In the midst of allegation and counter allegation of violence the ruling BJP in Tripura could able to capture over 97 per cent seats in by election to three tier-panchayats without any contest.

According to state election commission, except 132 seats of gram panchayat and 7 seats of panchayat samity against a total 3386 casual vacancies of three-tier panchayats have been won by BJP at the end of nomination process.

The opposition CPI (M) and Congress has accused BJP of preventing them in filing nomination and they claimed the civic by-poll has murdered the democracy while BJP state president and Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb observed that the opposition was not prevented by ruling party rather it was fall out of in fight among them. (UNI)