Zilla Panchayat elections are three months away. But majority ZP members don’t want it to be held on party lines again. And among the political parties, only Congress is strongly supporting party-level elections
BJP is still undecided. But Panchayat Minister Mauvin Godinho prefers more Assembly seats by dissolving the ZPs.
The BJP government in Goa had held last ZP elections on party lines. But after facing a severe defeat in many places, the party had decided to go back to the old system.