The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) election begins on Tuesday for 227 municipal wards in which 2275 candidates in the fray. Beside BMC, polling is underway in 9 other civic bodies including in Nagpur. The civic body is fully prepared to hold the election across 227 electoral wards through 7304 polling booths at 1582 places. Out of 91,80,491 registered voters, 50,30,361 are male, 49,49,749 female and 381 transgender.
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Feb 21, 2017 2:53 pm (IST)
BMC Election: Total 32.1% polling till 1:30 PM in Maharashtra.
I would like to request people to vote first rather than complaining, said film director and screenwriter Zoya Akhtar.
Feb 21, 2017 10:46 am (IST)
A lot of things have been said (when asked about his relationship with Uddhav and BJP). I don't want to recall all of that. I want to wait for the results. Let us see, if work done over the months will take us to the victory: MNS chief Raj Thackery after casting his vote at Shivaji Park Municipal School
Feb 21, 2017 10:37 am (IST)
Maharashtra: Senior Congress leader & former Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde casted his vote for civic body polls in Solapur. pic.twitter.com/UiwogYu8hM