Here are the live updates for BMC Election Result 2017:
3:25 PM: More updates coming from South Mumbai, Kandivali:
Ward No 19 – Shiv Sena
Wards 20 to 24 to the BJP
Ward 25 to the Sena
Ward 26 to the BJP
Ward 27 result pending
Ward 28 to the Congress
Wards 29 to 31 to the BJP
3:22 PM: Loud celebrations are goin on in Dadar an Matoshree:
3:20 PM: The results of 199 seats have come out:
Shiv Sena is at the number 1 spot with 77 seats.
BJP is on second with 69 seats.
Congress is leading on 27 seats.
NCP is at 4th with 8 seats.
MNS is having a very bad day with just 4 seats.
MIM has won 4 seats so far.
3:16 PM: Current mayor Snehal Ambekar has won from ward 198. In ward no 194, Sena rebel Mahesh Sawant has defeated Sena candidate Samadhan Sarvankar, son of local Sena legislator Sada Sarvankar, and MNS’s sitting corporator Santosh Dhuri.
3:12 PM: Here are the latest updates from Chembur:
BJP has won in 149, 151, 152, 154
Congress has won in 150
Shiv Sena has won in 153 and 155
3:06 PM: As the BMC is heading towards for a hung mandate, BJP leader Kirit Somaiya says that the party will do anything for the development for Mumbaikars. “Transparency and Development should be the common agenda. Will do anything for the well being and development of Mumbaikars, he said.
3:03 PM: Sitting Congress corportaor Asif Zakaria has defeated BJP candidate Deryk Talker in ward 101.
2:57 PM: Currently, Shiv Sena is leading in 93 seats while BJP has pciked up and is leading in 77 seats. NCP is leading in just 7 seats while MNS is ahead on 10 wards.
2:55 PM: Vinod Tawde, Maharashtra Minister and senior BJP leader: “We are the true representatives of people because we connect with people in all the cities. People are confident that BJP will tackle issues of transport. Sanjay Raut said we won’t get even 40 seats but we have got 77. We have got sweeping majority even in Marathi areas.”
2:50 PM: You may want to watch this video:
2:45 PM: Even though Shiv Sena is set to take the top spot, it is a big win for BJP as well who is set to win almost double the seats from what they won last time in an alliance with Shiv Sena.
2:38 PM: Latest updates coming from Malad:
Congress has won in wards 32, 33, 34 and 48. BJP has won in wards 35, 46, 47. Shiv Sena has won in ward 49.
2:35 PM: You can watch all the live updates from Pune polls here:
PMC Election Results 2017 Live Updates: BJP leading in over 50 wards even as Pune mayor Prashant Jagtap of NCP wins
2:31 PM: Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde believes people have awarded the party for its good work. “We don’t work to take credit. We work to give people resources they deserve. In Mumbai and Thane, Shiv Sena is there for common people during their happy and sad times. People have rewarded shiv sena for that,” he said.
2:25 PM: Currently, Shiv Sena is leading on 93 seats and suddenly there is a twist as BJP now le