Margao: BJP has managed to control the rebellion in Rivona Zilla panchayat constituency. Rebel leader Bhavesh Zambaulikar has withdrawn from the fray, after filing the nomination as an Independent candidate.
Bhavesh gave the application of withdrawal to assistant returning officer on Saturday, hours after he had meeting with topmost BJP leaders in the state.
Sources stated that some members of BJP yuva morcha managed to convince Bhavesh not to go against the official candidate in the constituency.
Zambaulikar was upset after he was denied ticket, while a ST face was given candidature by the party.