BJP wins 17 Chandigarh municipal seats out of 26

| Updated: Dec 20, 2016 18:03 IST

Chandigarh (Punjab/Haryana),[India] Dec. 20 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was in a celebratory mode on Tuesday after its win in the municipal polls held here. The party secured 17 of the 26 seats. The Congress party could secure only four seats. In the recently-concluded by-polls, many states like Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Maharashtra which were held after demonetisation, people voted the BJP to victory and expressed their confidence in Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (ANI)