SILAPATHAR, Feb 13 � The BJP bagged the highest number of seats in the civic polls for the Silapathar Municipality and the Dhemaji Town Committee in Dhemaji district. Out of the 12 wards under the Silapathar Municipality, the BJP bagged five seats, the Congress two, the Ganasakti two and Independents three seats. In the 10 wards of Dhemaji, five wards were won by the BJP. The Congress won two, the AGP one and Independents two.
Both the civic bodies were headed by the Congress since their inception.