The profitable streak of the Bharatiya Janata Occasion (BJP) in the municipal company has come to an finish in eight other local bodies in Ghaziabad. In 4 Nagar Palikas of Loni, Khoda, Modinagar, and Muradnagar, the social gathering’s candidates misplaced three of the 4 chairperson seats they beforehand held. Equally, in the 4 Nagar Panchayats of Patla, Niwari, Faridnagar, and Dasna, the BJP candidates didn’t safe a win.
On Saturday, unbiased candidate Mohini Sharma gained the chairperson seat of Khoda, defeating Reena Bhati of the BJP, who might safe only 27273 votes.
Mohini’s husband, former MLA Amarpal Sharma, was accused of hatching a conspiracy in the homicide case of Gajendra Bhati, the husband of Reena Bhati, owing to political rivalry, and went to jail in 2017.
On the other hand, Ranjita Dhama (former BJP) of the Rashtriya Lok Dal secured 105282 votes, marking a win for the chairperson seat of Loni and defeating her nearest BJP rival Pushpa Devi who might safe only 87173 votes. Her husband Manoj Dhama gained the chairperson seat in 2012 on a BJP ticket whereas Ranjita Dhama herself gained the seat in 2017 on a BJP ticket and repeated the feat in 2023.
“After I left the BJP, I knew I used to be going through the would possibly of the social gathering which has an enormous cadre base. They roped in their leaders for campaigning, however I trusted my work achieved in Loni. I simply acquired help from our former MLA and our local cadres. I’ll proceed to take up improvement works in Loni,” mentioned Dhama.
Whereas, in Muradnagar, the chairperson seat was gained by Bahujan Samaj Occasion (BSP) candidate Chammi Chaudhary, the spouse of former MLA Wahab Chaudhary, securing 19244 votes whereas her nearest unbiased rival Rekha secured 17854 votes.
BJP candidate Rama Devi might safe only 12576 votes and remained in the third spot.
The BJP’s only comfort win was at Modinagar, the place its chairperson candidate Vinod gained by securing 62640 votes and defeating his nearest Bahujan Samaj Occasion candidate Jagmohan Singh who only secured 15982 votes.
Within the 2017 elections, the BJP had not secured any of the 4 chairperson seats of the 4 Nagar Panchayats of Patla, Niwari, Faridnagar, and Dasna. The scenario repeated in 2023, with the Samajwadi Occasion candidate Anil profitable the Niwari chairperson seat, Rashtriya Lok Dal candidate Rita profitable the Patla seat, Bage Jahan profitable the chairperson seat from Dasna, and the Faridnagar chairperson seat being gained by Reshma from Azad Samaj Occasion (Kanshiram).
“There have been some points in our social gathering in Nagar Palikas and Nagar Panchayats and these might consequence on account of caste concerns, consolidation of minority votes, and other elements. We are going to brainstorm these outcomes as properly. The Nagar Panchayat stage election is on the very local stage. So, nothing a lot may very well be predicted,” mentioned Dinesh Singhal, district president of the BJP.