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West Bengal civic polls: Mamata's TMC races past BJP, leads on all 7 seats

TMC won 18 out of 21 wards in Domkal Municipality under Murshidabad district

ANI  |  Kolkata 

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Mamata Banerjee

All India (TMC) is leading in all seven municipal corporations where civic polls were held in

won 18 out of 21 wards in Domkal Municipality under Murshidabad district. Congress won 1 and CPI(M) won 3, all of the three joined later.

In Raijang is leading with 24, followed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with 1, Congress and CPI(M) with 2.

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) bagged 31 seats from Darjeerling, followed by with 1.

In Kerseong GJM is leading with 17 seats and succeeded in getting 3 seats.

GJM is ahead in Kalimpong with 18 seats and has yet secured 2 seats.

Earlier, the had won two Lok Sabha seats from Bengal in 2014. The Trinamool had won 34 of the state's 40 parliament seats.

Last year, chief Mamata Banerjee's party swept the assembly elections sealing her for a second term for her as Chief Minister.

First Published: Wed, May 17 2017. 13:20 IST
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