Hyderabad: Ruling party Telangana Rashtra Samithi emerged as the largest party in the high-stake Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation elections.
On the other hand, showing its emergence as a dominant force in Telangana, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 48 seats in the GHMC elections, denying the ruling party a clear majority.
Home Minister Amit Shah thanked the people of Telangana for reposing faith in PM Narendra Modi led BJP’s Politics of Development.
BJP National President JP Nadda said, “Historic result for BJP in Hyderabad GHMC elections shows that people of the country supports only & only development agenda. This result reflects people’s unequivocal support to Hon PM Shri @narendramodi ji’s development & governance model.”
JP Nadda said, “GHMC results show rejection of Dynastic, Corrupt & Appeasement politics. I Congratulate State President @bandisajay & hardworking @BJP4Telangana Karyakartas for their spirited efforts that led to great success. Gratitude to people of Hyderabad for their faith & support.”
The Bharatiya Janata Party clinched the second spot, leaving behind Asaduddin Owaisi’s AIMIM. Congress party’s poor performance continued and got only 2 seats in its tally, after which the state’s party chief stepped down from his post.