Capt Congratulates His Congressmen For Sweeping Victory In Ludhiana MC
The election for Ludhiana MC was held on February 24.
Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh Tweeted
“Congratulations to all INCPunjab workers for leading the party to a sweeping victory, winning 62 out of 95 seats, in the Ludhiana MC polls. The results are a further vindication of our programmes and policies, it reflects the confidence of the people in our government. Land slide victory for Cong in Ludhiana MC”
Congress has won 62 of the 95 wards. The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) is a distant second, winning 11 wards while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) secured wins in 10
The Aam Aadmi Party-Lok Insaaf Party alliance picked up eight wards while Independent candidates won in four wards.
Since counting of votes for the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation election started, the Congress retained a huge lead over other political parties.
Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar and Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu also lauded the performance of the party in the MC polls, which they said marked the total annihilation of the opposition parties in the state.
Opposition SAD-BJP and AAP had accused the ruling Congress of rigging the polls.