The people of Arunachal Pradesh today exercised their franchise to elect 2469 Gram Panchayat Members, 992 Anchal Samiti members and 128 Zilla Parishad Members from total of 7423, 1779 and 161 GPM’s, ASM’s and ZPM’s berths in the state respectively. The remaining berths were earlier filled up, uncontested. Out of the sixteen districts in Arunachal Pradesh, Tawang became the lone District where all the ZPM seats were filled uncontested. For details, see the image below.
The counting of the votes polled would be done on June 2nd.
Update 29-05-2008: The three-tier Panchayati Raj election in the state was by and large peaceful with 15 polling stations registering 100% polling, overall 83% turnout of the electors and only 10 polling stations going for re-poll.