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More than five thousand seats of gram panchayat members have been declared . On Monday evening the head, Panchayat Samiti and Zila Parishad member results is expected in all seats.
Jharkhand Panchayat polls Result
5000 results declared in 75 blocks of nine districts
169 District Council
1311 Head Members
1530 Panchayat Samiti Members
9823 Gram Panchayat member
Total Voters: 5,287,493
Total polling station: 15,580
72 % voting recorded in Jharkhand Panchayat elections 1st phase
More than 72 percent voters exercised their franchise yesterday in the first of the four-phased elections for the three-tier rural local bodies in Jharkhand despite threats by Maoists and minor violence amid tight security, officials said.
Minor violence was reported from Giridih and Garwah districts during the polling. In Giridih, two security men were among five people injured in clashes. An angry mob torched five two-wheelers belonging to security personnel.
A total of 36,967 candidates including 19,884 women, are in the fray for 18,472 posts in the Zila Parishads and Panchayat Samitis and as heads of panchayats and Gram panchayat members.
The posts up for grab include 15,522 in gram panchayats, 1,243 as Panchayat heads, 1,552 in Panchayat Samitis and 155 in Zila Parishads.
There are a total 24 districts in Jharkhand. As many as 48.88 lakh voters were eligible to exercise their franchise in the first phase, including 23.48 lakh females.
The four phases of the voting for electing new rural local bodies were scheduled for November 22, November 28, December 5 and December 12.The results for the first and second phase will be announced on December 6 while the results of the third and fourth phases will be declared on December 13 and December 19, respectively.