Gujarat Gram Panchayat Election Dates 2018.
The Gram Panchayat elections is the First phase of the Gram Panchayat elections held in Gujarat. The first phase of Gram Panchayat elections held in December last year was contested for around 10,3000 Sarpanchs and Panchayat members. Gujarat has a total of 18,584 villages consisting around 14,017 Gram Panchayats.
The Panchayat polls are not fought on the political party symbols and each voter casts two votes, one to elect the Sarpanch while the other to elect the Panchayat members. In the polling held on April 8, polling was suspended at a village in Visavadar tehsil of Junagadh district after the death of a candidate contesting for the post of the sarpanch.
|Gujarat Gram Panchayat Election Dates 2018.|
Elections in Gujarat
Elections in Gujarat are being conducted since 1962 to elect the members of the Gujarat Vidhan Sabha and the members of the lower house of the Indian Parliament, the Lok Sabha. There are 182 Vidhan Sabha constituencies and 26 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state.