Panaji: Counting of votes is still going on for the result of the District Panchayat elections in Goa. BJP (43 seats), Congress (38 seats), Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party, and Aam Aadmi Party (17 seats) fielded their candidates in the elections held in 48 seats.
Now the results have started to come. The Aam Aadmi Party has received a big setback. The Bharatiya Janata Party has taken the lead in this election, while the Aam Aadmi Party has so far failed to open an account.
By 2.45 pm, the results or trends of 40 seats had come, in which the Bharatiya Janata Party had won the maximum 21 seats and the party candidates were leading in 6 seats. Independents had either won or were leading in 6 seats, Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party on 2, Congress on 4, and NCP on one. Aam Aadmi Party’s account could not be opened till 1.30 pm.