Maharashtra municipal elections, 2012

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Municipal elections were held across various cities in Maharashtra, India on 16 February, 2012. In different cities elections results were mixed by party. The capital, Mumbai, resulted in a plurality for the Shiv Sena and the second largest city of Pune resulted in a Nationalist Congress Party plurality.

Rules[edit]

According to the Election Commission of India's rules the day before, day of and day after the elections were a dry day in the jurisdictions that held elections.

Parties[edit]

The parties that took part in the municipal elections were:

Results[edit]

The results by municipality were:[1]

Brihanmumbai Mahanagar Palika
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 75
Bharatiya Janata Party 31
Indian National Congress 52
Nationalist Congress Party 13
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena 28
Others 28
Total 227
Pune Municipal Corporation
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 15
Bharatiya Janata Party 26
Indian National Congress 28
Nationalist Congress Party 51
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena 29
Others 3
Total 152
Nagpur Municipal Corporation
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 6
Bharatiya Janata Party 62
Indian National Congress 41
Nationalist Congress Party 6
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena 2
Bahujan Samaj Party 12
Others 16
Total 145
Thane Municipal Corporation
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 53
Bharatiya Janata Party 7
Indian National Congress 18
Nationalist Congress Party 34
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena 2
Bahujan Samaj Party 2
Others 8
Total 130
Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 14
Bharatiya Janata Party 3
Indian National Congress 14
Nationalist Congress Party 83
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena 4
Others 10
Total 128
Nashik Municipal Corporation
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 19
Bharatiya Janata Party 14
Indian National Congress 15
Nationalist Congress Party 20
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena 40
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3
Others 11
Total 122
Solapur Municipal Corporation
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 8
Bharatiya Janata Party 25
Indian National Congress 45
Nationalist Congress Party 16
Bahujan Samaj Party 3
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3
Others 2
Total 102
Amarawati Municipal Corporation 
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 10
Bharatiya Janata Party 7
Indian National Congress 25
Nationalist Congress Party 17
Bahujan Samaj Party 6
Others 14
Total 87
Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 19
Bharatiya Janata Party 11
Indian National Congress 8
Nationalist Congress Party 20
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena 1
Bahujan Samaj Party 2
Others 17
Total 78
Akola Municipal Corporation
Party Seats
Shiv Sena 8
Bharatiya Janata Party 18
Indian National Congress 18
Nationalist Congress Party 5
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena 1
Others 23
Total 73

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