Counting of votes for local body elections is underway in Kerala. Somewhere NDA has taken the lead and somewhere LDF. Although the counting of votes is still going on, the Congress candidate from Kochi Body D’s North Island ward has suffered a major setback. Indeed, the congressional mayoral candidate from this ward, N.S. The BJP candidate has defeated Venugopal by only 1 vote.
Congress candidate N Venugopal, who lost to BJP by one vote, said it was a seat won. I can’t say what happened. The party had no problems. The problem was the voting machine. This may be the reason for BJP’s victory. I have not yet decided about going to court with the voting machine. I’ll really see what really happened. ‘
“It was a fixed meeting. I can’t say what happened. There was no problem in the party. There was a problem with the voting machine. It could be the reason for the BJP’s victory. I have not decided to go to court. With the issue of the voting machine yet. What will happen?” Check it out, ”he says https://t.co/02aR4FxfIl pic.twitter.com/2pQHZ0j5JX
– ANI (UNI) December 16, 2020
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In Kerala, local body elections for 21 thousand 893 wards were held in 3 phases. In the third and final phase, 78.64 per cent votes were cast. At the same time, the turnout was 76.38 per cent in the second phase and 72.67 per cent in the first phase. The CPM-led LDF, the Congress-led UDF and the BJP have a chance to show their strength in the elections. Indeed, it is believed that this result will be a trailer for the Assembly elections to be held in the state next year.