UP Panchayat polls

Uttar Pradesh zila panchayat chairperson election to be held on July 3

According to the SEC notification, nominations for the polls will be filed on June 26. The scrutiny of nomination papers will be done the same day.

Jun 15, 2021, 16:58 PM IST

Zero deaths due to COVID-19 during Panchayat polls in UP, govt comes up with new report

As per the UP government, no deaths of those employed in poll-related duties have occurred during the Panchayat elections due to COVID-19 infection. 

May 21, 2021, 09:06 AM IST

UP panchayat polls: BJP takes a hit in Ayodhya, wins just 8 of 40 district-level seats

Lakhs of candidates contested the panchayat elections across Uttar Pradesh -- for seats at four levels including the village and the district -- on free symbols allotted by the State Election Commission (SEC). The parties had, however, extended support to those in the fray and are now claiming that the results have gone in their favour.

May 04, 2021, 23:47 PM IST

Villagers demand recounting of votes, damage BJP MLA's office in Uttar Pradesh's Etah

A case has been registered against 50 people, including Gyan Singh, his family members and others, SHO of the Jalesar police station KP Singh said, adding that the CCTV footage obtained from the area is being examined.

May 04, 2021, 00:00 AM IST

UP panchayat elections: BJP, AAP claim big wins, over 2 lakh results yet to be declared

As counting of ballot papers continues, the results for over 2.23 lakh posts are yet to be out.

May 03, 2021, 23:08 PM IST

UP panchayat election 2021 ends with 75% turnout in final phase amid COVID-19 surge

UP panchayat election 2021: In Thursday's fourth phase, over 5.27 lakh candidates contested for about 2.10 lakh seats in 17 districts, officials told PTI, adding that 75.38 per cent of the registered voters turned up, a polling percentage higher than the previous phases.

Apr 29, 2021, 23:54 PM IST

UP panchayat election 2021: Voting in over 2.10 lakh seats across 17 districts in fourth phase today

More than 2.98 crore voters will be casting their votes in the fourth and last phase of the polls which will be held from 7 am to 6 pm.

Apr 29, 2021, 06:31 AM IST

UP panchayat election 2021: Voting for over 2.14 lakh seats across 20 districts begins in third phase

More than 3.52 lakh candidates are in the fray.

Apr 26, 2021, 07:13 AM IST

Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls third phase of polling on Monday

Voting for the third phase of the panchayat elections in Uttar Pradesh will be held on Monday with more than 3.52 lakh candidates in the fray in over 2.14 lakh seats across 20 districts of the state.

Apr 25, 2021, 21:53 PM IST

UP panchayat polls: Around 60 per cent polling recorded till 5 pm

About 60 per cent polling was recorded till 5 pm on Monday for the second phase of the Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls in 20 districts, where 3.48 lakh candidates are in the fray for over 2.23 lakh posts.

Apr 20, 2021, 00:12 AM IST

UP panchayat polls: SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav misses voting due to COVID-19

Mulayam Singh Yadav did not cast his vote due to the surge in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Apr 19, 2021, 15:56 PM IST

UP panchayat polls 2021: Voting for over 2.23 lakh posts in 20 districts begins in second phase

The first round of the four-phased Uttar Pradesh panchayat elections had witnessed over 60 per cent of polling on April 15. 

Apr 19, 2021, 07:25 AM IST

UP panchayat polls: Voting for second phase to be held on Monday

Voting for the second phase of the Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls will be held on Monday with more than 3.48 lakh candidates in the fray for over 2.23 lakh posts in 20 districts.

Apr 18, 2021, 21:26 PM IST

UP panchayat election 2021: Over 60 per cent votes cast in the first phase of polling

In the first phase of panchyat polls, more than 3.33 lakh candidates were in the fray in over 2.21 lakh seats for the posts of Zila panchayat (district council) members, kshetra (block) panchayat members, village panchayat heads, and wards.

Apr 16, 2021, 00:00 AM IST

UP panchayat election 2021: Voting for 2.21 lakh seats in 18 districts begins in first phase

More than 3.33 lakh candidates are in the fray in over 2.21 lakh seats in the first phase for the posts of zila panchayat (district council) members, kshetra (block) panchayat members, village panchayat heads and wards.

Apr 15, 2021, 06:41 AM IST

UP panchayat elections 2021: Voting for first phase of polls to be held on April 15 with ballot papers

UP Panchayat elections 2021: More than 3.33 lakh candidates in the fray in over 2.21 lakh seats in the first phase for the posts of Zila panchayat (district council) members, kshetra (block) panchayat members, village panchayat heads, and wards.

Apr 14, 2021, 19:58 PM IST

Shooting champion Neha Tomar to contest UP Panchayat polls from Muzaffarnagar

From the hall of fame to the dust and grime of the Panchayat elections -- she has come a long way.

Apr 11, 2021, 16:29 PM IST

UP Panchayat Election 2021: 45-year-old man gets married to contest polls from a woman-reserved seat

A 45-year-old man got married in Karanchhapra village in Ballia district to fulfill his ambition of becoming the village head. 

Mar 31, 2021, 14:32 PM IST

UP panchayat election 2021: Polling to held on April 15, 19, 26 and 29, result to be announced on May 2

 State Election Commission on Friday announced the polling dates for the upcoming Panchayat Elections 2021 across Uttar Pradesh.

Mar 26, 2021, 10:56 AM IST

UP panchayat polls: Only five people will be allowed during door-to-door campaigning, says SEC

The Allahabad High Court had recently asked the state government to complete the panchayat election process by May 25. Meanwhile, Uttar Pradesh reported 542 fresh COVID-19 cases on Monday, taking the infection tally in the state to 6,08,076, the UP government said in a statement.

Mar 23, 2021, 11:16 AM IST