Hoshiarpur: A meeting of the Councillors was conducted today at the Municipal Bhawan Hoshiarpur to elect the first Mayor, Sr. Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Municipal Corporation of Hoshiarpur.
The Councillors of SAD and BJP elected Shiv Sood as the Mayor of the Municipal Corporation while Prem Singh as the Senior Deputy Mayor and Shukla Devi as the Deputy Mayor.
Shiv Sood is the former President of Municipal Committee Hoshiarpur and presently, the District President of BJP. He won from Ward No. 2 of MC. Prem Singh and Shukla Devi are the Councillors of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD). Prem Singh won from Ward no. 20 and Shukla Devi won from Ward no. 41.
Senior leaders of SAD and BJP were present on this occasion, including, BJP National Secretary Tarun Chugh, Punjab BJP President Kamal Sharma, Senior SAD leader Hira Singh Gabria, Political Secretary to CM Tikshan Sood, SAD District President and MLA Surinder Singh Bhullewal Rathan, SGPC member HS Dhami, Chairman Cooperative Bank Satwinder Pal Singh, Chairman market committee Avtar Singh Johal, former Minister Arunesh Shakir, BJYM District President Nitin Gupta Nannu and many others.