Malda: Gour Mondal has been elected as the district president of Zila Parishad in Malda.
The district vice-president is Chandana Sarkar.
Voting was done for the election to the post of district president, in 37 out of 38
seats where TMC won 29, BJP won 6 and Congress got 2 seats. TMC’s Gour Mondal got
31 votes and BJP candidae got 6 votes.
Malda TMC is full of internal conflicts within the party over the selection of
party president. The candidates who were in line of becoming the next president
were Sarala Murmu, Govind Mondal and Pratibha Singh. Though they had a big win in
Panchayat vote, but no names were nominated for the post of president and vice-
Gour Mondal, after being elected, said that the development of the district is the