Fortunate Draw Settles BJP-Congress Tie In Civic Body In Mathura, UP
UP Civic Election 2017 Results: The BJP and the Congress both had actually polled precisely 874 votes in ward number 56 of the holy town.
BJP’s Meera Agarwal after winning the ward number 56 election Mathura: The BJP’s Meera Agarwal won a fortunate draw to be stated chosen from a civic ward in Mathura, as votes were counted today for city body surveys in Uttar Pradesh. She had need to thank her stars.
“It is because of the kindness and grace of lord Giriraj and Thakur ji that I won,” Ms Agarwal said.The BJP and the Congress both had actually surveyed precisely 874 votes in ward number 56 of the holy town.After some discussion, the candidates, their parties and poll authorities decided that the tie would be settled with a draw of lots.The names of both were placed on chits and placed in a box from which the District Magistrate chose one.It was an unusual way of deciding the winner but this is not the very first time, say officials.Earlier this year, a fortunate draw helped the BJP candidate throughout the Mumbai civic body BMC polls.
His rival from the Shiv Sena went to court.A lucky draw likewise decided the winner when 2 candidates surveyed equivalent votes during district elections in Meghalaya in
2014. Drones fitted with cameras were utilized for the first time throughout the November 26 voting in Mathura to help keep track of the election and examine
crime. 8 months after its landslide success in UP assembly elections, the BJP is set for a big win in the local body surveys in India’s most
populated state. In 2012, the BJP had a mayor in 12 local corporations.rporations.