Dehradun Municipal Corporation

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Dehradun Municipal Corporation
Type
Type
Structure
Seats 60
Political groups
  •   BJP (34)
  •   INC (22)
  •   BSP (2)
  •   Independent (2)
Elections
Last election
28 April 2013
Website
Nagar Nigam Dehradun

The Dehradun Municipal Corporation is the civic body that governs the city of Dehradun in Uttarakhand, India.

Structure[edit]

This corporation consists of 60 wards and is headed by a Mayor who presides over a Deputy Mayor and 59 other councillors who represent the wards. The mayor is elected directly through a first past the post voting system and the deputy mayor is elected by the councillors from among their numbers.

List of Chairpersons of the Dehradun Municipal Council[edit]

S. No. Name Portrait Term[1] Party
1 Anant Narayan Tankha Sin foto.svg Nov 1919 Feb 1923
2 Ugrasen Singh Sin foto.svg March 1923 Jan 1936
3 Khurdesh Lal Sin foto.svg 14 Jan 1936 March 1940
4 Ishtiali Ahmad Sin foto.svg April 1940 15 April 1943
5 Anand Swarup Garg Sin foto.svg 16 April 1943 April 1948
6 B. N. Rai Sin foto.svg 30 Oct 1948 15 Jan 1949
7 Keshav Chand Sin foto.svg 15 Jan 1949 13 Nov 1953
8 Indresh Charan Das Sin foto.svg 14 Nov 1953 23 Nov 1957
9 Ram Swarup Sin foto.svg 14 Nov 1957 14 Dec 1964
10 Brij Bhushan Singh Sin foto.svg 15 Dec 1964 19 April 1967
11 Prem Prakash Sharma Sin foto.svg 30 April 1967 26 Nov 1967
12 Sushil Chand Jain Sin foto.svg 27 Nov 1967 31 Aug 1969
13 Bhola Datt Saklani Sin foto.svg 26 Dec 1969 10 Aug 1977
14 Dinanath Saluja Sin foto.svg 15 Feb 1989 7 Feb 1994
15 Vinod Chamoli 5 March 1997 8 Dec 1998 Bharatiya Janata Party

List of Mayors of the Dehradun Municipal Corporation[edit]

S. No. Name Term[1] Party
1 Manorama Dobriyal Sharma EX MP Manorama Sharma Dobriyal New.jpg 8 February 2003 7 February 2008 4 years, 364 days Indian National Congress
Administrator 8 February 2008 2 May 2008 84 days Government of Uttarakhand
2 Vinod Chamoli 3 May 2008 3 May 2018 10 years, 0 days Bhartiya Janata Party
Administrator 4 May 2018 Till Date 103 days Government of Uttarakhand

Elections in The Dehradun Municipal Corporation[edit]

The Municipal Corporation of Dehradun holds Direct Elections every five years in the State, and the latest elections were those held in the year 2013.

Dehradun Municipal Corporation
Party Won +/−
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 34 -
Indian National Congress (INC) 22 -
Bahujan Samaj Party (INC) 2 -
Others 2 -
Total 60 ±0

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