BJD also won majority in Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC) with its candidates securing 24 of the 40 wards. BMC was the lone corporation where elections were held on Thursday along with 25 municipalities and 40 notified area councils (NACs).

While results for 63 ULBs have already been declared, the process of counting of votes was still on in three civic bodies, a State Election Commission (SEC) official said. Counting of votes at Vyasanagar Municipality in Jajpur district would be held on Saturday due to re-polling in two wards on Friday.


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