Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Panchayat Samiti


Zilla Parishad, Panchayat Samiti seats to go up, Bill soon in House

November 30, 2021 8:38 am

As per the decision, the number of Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti members will now go up from 2,000 to 2,248 and from 4,000 to 4,496 respectively in the state.

Congress ahead of BJP in Rajasthan rural polls, bags 670 panchayat samiti and 93 zila parishad seats

September 04, 2021 10:34 pm

The polling was held on August 26, 29 and September 1 to elect a total of 200 members of six zila parishad and 1,564 members of 78 panchayat samiti in the six districts -- Bharatpur, Dausa, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Sawai Madhopur and Sirohi.

Himachal Pradesh: 80% voter turnout in panchayat polls, women take lead

January 22, 2021 8:21 pm

A total of 260 Covid patients and persons under isolation also participated in the voting by following standard operating procedures.

Punjab: 30 centres in Doaba for counting today, process to be videographed

September 22, 2018 1:17 am

Jalandhar Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma said that around 900 personnel have been deployed in the counting centres for counting of votes polled in the Zila Parishad and Panchayat Samiti elections.

Panchayat accounts officer held for taking bribe

October 04, 2017 11:14 am

Subsequently, the complainant approached the ACB sleuths, who laid a trap and caught the accused while he was accepting the bribe, the release said. An offence was registered against him at Trimbakeshwar police station, it said.

Violence mars Punjab rural polls,65% vote

May 20, 2013 1:57 am

Amid sporadic reports of violence,including firing,booth capturing bids and burning of vehicles,that left more than 30 injured,65 per cent of the nearly 1.1 crore rural voters exercised their franchise for panchayat samiti and zila parishad elections in Punjab Sunday.

Steep honorarium hike for ZP,panchayat samiti office bearers

April 17, 2014 6:02 pm

The Maharashtra government has allowed a hefty increase in the honorarium of Zilla Parishad presidents,panchayat samiti chairpersons and heads of various committees in Zilla Parishads,officials said on Saturday.

CPM sacks 3 ‘corrupt’ leaders

April 26, 2012 12:14 am

In a move aimed at wooing tribals living in the Maoists heartland,the CPM has kicked off its rectification drive by deciding to expel three panchayat samiti members of Belpahari,a Naxal-hit block,from the party on charges of corruption.

Rules the roost in ZP elections as well

February 18, 2012 1:58 am

It was a repeat performance for the Nationalist Congress Party in the zilla parishad and panchayat samiti elections in the district.