Thane Municipal Election Results 2017 Live Updates: Nearly 53 per cent voter turnout was registered inThane Municipal Corporation elections in which 805 candidates were in the fray for 131 seats. The polling process on in a peaceful manner barring some incidents, police said. It also added that a Shiv Sena leader was booked for trying to distribute money among voters on behalf of his party candidate in Ambika Nagar, a PTI report said. Thane police spokesperson Sukhada Narkar said that apart from a few incidents, polling was carried out without any law and order problem in Thane district.
“Apart from the strong presence of police and paramilitary officers, 18 drones also provided by the Thane Municipal Corporation were also used to keep an eye on the situation, said the report. In Kalwa, Ghodbunder, Wagle Estate, Rabodi, Kausa, and several parts of thane, people came out in large numbers to cast their votes. Kausa was the center of attraction in this election as at least ten per cent of the corporators are to be elected from there. As per officials, at some polling booths, EVMs developed snags and had to be replaced. Here are the live updates of the results.