Kolkata, Feb 14: The Trinamool Congress on Monday won the civic polls to all four municipal corporations in West Bengal, namely Bidhannagat, Siliguri, Chandernagore and Asansol.
As per official reports of the Election Commission’s website, the party has made a clean sweep of the civic body polls.
West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress Chairperson, Mamata Banerjee took to twitter to congratulate the people of Asansol, Bidhannagar, Siliguri and Chandanagore on voting for TMC candidates in the Municipal Corporation elections.
“It is once again an overwhelming victory of Ma, Mati, Manush My heartiest congratulations to the people of Asansol, Bisharnagar Siligun and Chandanagore for having put their faith and confidence on ell indie Trinamool Congress candidates in the Municipal Corporation elections.” Banerjee wrote in the tweet.
“We are committed to carry forward our development work further with greater zeal and enthusiasm. My sincerest gratitude to Ma Meti Manush,” she added.
Notably, the civic polls were earlier slated to be held on January 22, 2022, However, the High Court postponed the elections for 4-6 weeks, citing that the third wave of COVID-19 had hit the state and that the life of the residents of the state would be put to threat it the elections were held.