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Firhad Hakim elected Kolkata Mayor

IANS  |  Kolkata 

Urban Development and on Monday became the of the city by securing 121 votes in the 144-member Municipal Corporation (KMC) election.

Bharatiya Janata Party's Meena Devi Purohit, who contested the polls against Hakim, got five votes.

Twelve Left Front and two councillors boycotted the election.

The post of had fallen vacant after resigned following instructions from Trinamool supremo and Chief Minister

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First Published: Mon, December 03 2018. 18:14 IST
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