The results for Maharashtra municipal corporation election 2018 were announced on Thursday and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) registered a comprehensive victory on six councils which went to polls on April 6.
The BJP won all 25 seats in Jamner municipal council apart from grabbing the president's post. Wife of senior BJP minister Girish Mahajan, Sadana Mahajan, won the president post by a registering a thumping victory by 8400 votes over her Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) rival Anjali Pawar.
Girish Mahajan, who is considered close to Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, thanked the people of Jamner in Jalgaon district, who he said, voted against caste politics and negative propaganda of the Congress and the NCP.
Four municipal councils and nagar panchayats in Maharashtra went to polls on April 6. Bypolls on six seats spread across several municipal corporations, including Mumbai, were also held on the same date.