BJP has swept local body elections in Goa. In Panaji Corporation, the party has won 25 of 30 wards

Counting of votes for the elections to six municipal councils, 30 wards of the Corporation of the City of Panjim (CCP), 22 panchayat wards and one zilla panchayat are currently underway in Goa. The polls were conducted on these seats on Saturday in which 310,000 voters participated, according to the state election commission.

The Corporation of the City of Panjim recorded 70.19 per cent voter turnout, which was the lowest among all the corporations that went to the polls. The highest voter turnout was recorded in the Pernem Municipal Council at 91.02 per cent.The state election commission issued a standard operation procedure (SOP) to be followed during the counting process amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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