Bhubaneswar: The counting of votes in the three-tier panchayat elections continuesin Odisha
.Counting of ballots is taking place in 315 Zilla Parishad zones on the first day. According to the trend, as of 10.45 pm on Satur Day, the BJD is leading in 281 Zilla Parishad zones. Congress, on the other hand, is in second place. The Congress is reported to be leading in 14 district council zones. The BJP is leading in 13 Zilla Parishad zones . 5 independent candidates areleading in five zones.