After swashbuckling victory in Assembly elections, TRS continues success spree by clean sweeping first phase of Panchayat elections in Telangana. TRS wins 2446 seats while the Congress is narrowed to 829 seats. TDP managed to win 59 seats while the CPI and CPM won 17 and 29 respectively.
The first phase of Telangana panchayat polls recorded 87.56% voting. Second and third phase polling is scheduled for January 25th and January 30th. Surpanch and deputy sarpanchs are elected through these polls. State Government is providing Rs. 10 lakh for the panchayats with unanimously elected Sarpanchs.