BJP wins 8 seats in Haridwar distt panchayat polls

Congress and BSP won 11 seats each in Haridwar district panchayat elections leaving behind the ruling BJP with eight seats, officials said.

Last Updated: Feb 25, 2011, 16:06 PM IST

Dehra Dun: Congress and BSP won 11 seats each
in Haridwar district panchayat elections leaving behind the
ruling BJP with eight seats, officials said on Friday.

In a house of 42, maximum 12 seats went to independents,
they said.

The counting of votes for three tier panchayats --
village, block and district -- had begun on Febraury 21 and it
took four days to complete.

All the six blocks of Haridwar district went to polls in
two phases on February 12 and 19.

PTI