News > Odisha rural polls BJD wins 743 of 829 ZP seats, BJP and Cong bite dust 

Odisha rural polls BJD wins 743 of 829 ZP seats, BJP and Cong bite dust 

The Week | 01/03/2022 01:44 PM | Click to read full article

The ruling BJD continued its winning streak in the Odisha panchayat elections, securing 87.20 per cent of the Zilla Parishad zones by winning 743 of the 829 seats, the results of which have been declared so far, State Election Commission (SEC) said on Tuesday.

Of the state's total 852 Zilla Parishad seats, the commission has completed the counting of votes in 829 seats, while that in the remaining seats is underway.