Kolhapur, May 2: The election results of Kolhapur District Milk Producers Association (GOKUL Dairy Association) have been announced. The Mahadik faction, which is in power in this year’s elections, has been hit hard. Defeating Mahadik group, Satej Patil and Hasan Mushrif group have gained dominance. From the very beginning of the counting of votes, it was seen that the candidates of Patil-Mushrif group had taken the lead.
Gokul Dudh Sangh has finally become independent. The ruling Mahadik group has been overthrown by the opposition. By a margin of 17-4, the opposition has won the Gokul Dudh Sangh election. 17 candidates from the opposition have won the election. Only four candidates from the ruling Mahadik faction have won.
The voting process for Kolhapur District Milk Producers Association was held on May 2. Members had cast their votes with great enthusiasm. Counting began at 8 a.m. today. Candidates from the ruling Mahadik group were in the fray under the Shahu panel, while the Shahu farmers’ panel was formed from the opposition group.
Sujit Minchekar of the Opposition won by 346 votes while Amar Patil won by 436 votes. This was a big blow to the ruling group. At the same time, other candidates from the opposition were in the lead from the beginning.