Mattannur municipal poll result highlights: LDF retains municipality with 21 seats, UDF wins 14

Updated on Aug 22, 2022 02:16 PM IST

Mattannur municipal elections highlights: Voting was held in Mattanur in 35 wards on Saturday from 7 am to 6 pm amid tight security arrangements.

Municipal election was held on Saturday in 35 wards of Mattanur. (Representative Image)
Municipal election was held on Saturday in 35 wards of Mattanur. (Representative Image)

Mattannur municipal elections highlights: The counting of votes for the Mattannur municipal elections have given the final tally. The counting was held at the Mattannur Higher Secondary School, according to local media reports.

Voting was held in Mattanur in 35 wards on Saturday from 7 am to 6 pm amid tight security arrangements, and a local holiday was declared in the municipality.

As many as 111 candidates contested the election and the polling percentage was over 84%, the above reports added.

Mattannur has 38,812 voters in total including 18,200 men, 20,610 women and two transgenders.

The Left Democratic Front (LDF) is hoping to win the election for a sixth consecutive time while other contenders include the United Democratic Front (UDF), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI).

Follow all the updates here:

  • Aug 22, 2022 11:06 AM IST

    Final tally of the counting shows 21 for LDF and 14 for UDF

    Final tally which is the deciding count shows 21 seats for LDF and 14 seats for UDF with BJP winning so seat. UDF managed to double the count this time.

  • Aug 22, 2022 10:54 AM IST

    Mattannur is LDF bastion, in last assemble election LDF won here

    It is LDF bastion and in last assembly election former health minister k k Shailaja won the Mattannur seat with record margin of 38,000 votes.

  • Aug 22, 2022 10:43 AM IST

    Latest counting shows 13 seats for LDF and 11 for UDF

    Latest counting shows 13 seats for LDF and 11 for UDF with BJP leading in no ward. In 2017 elections, LDF secures 28 seats with UDF gaining only 7 in total and, BJP secured none.

  • Aug 22, 2022 10:40 AM IST

    Leading trend shows UDF and LDF gains 7 seats in total of 35 seats

    UDF and LDF are leading in seven seats each, BJP gained zero till the present counting trends.

  • Aug 22, 2022 10:26 AM IST

    Both UDF and LDF gain 5 seats each in the beginning

    Initial counting shows 5 seats each for Congress led UDF and leftist alliance LDF. 

  • Aug 22, 2022 10:20 AM IST

    Counting begins at Mattannur higher secondary school 

    Municipal election counting begins at higher secondary school in Mattannur

  • Aug 22, 2022 09:30 AM IST

    Municipal election counting to begin at 10am in Mattannur

    Mattannur municipal election counting will reportedly begin at 10 AM at Higher Secondary school, according to local media.

  • Aug 22, 2022 09:12 AM IST

    Counting to be held in Mattannur Higher Secondary School

    Counting for Mattannur municipal elections will be held in Higher Secondary School in Mattannur, according to the local media reports.

  • Aug 22, 2022 08:38 AM IST

    LDF hopes to win the election for sixth consecutive time

    The ruling alliance, Left Democratic Front (LDF) is hoping to win the Mattannur election for a sixth consecutive time. Other contenders include the United Democratic Front (UDF), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI)

  • Aug 22, 2022 08:04 AM IST

    More women voters than men in Mattannur municipal election

    Reports said, Mattannur has 38,812 voters with 18,200 men, 20,610 women and two transgenders.

  • Aug 22, 2022 07:31 AM IST

    Polling percentage over 84%: Report

    As many as 111 candidates contested the election and the polling percentage was over 84%, according to local media.

  • Aug 22, 2022 06:59 AM IST

    Mattannur municipal election counting will begin soon

    Counting for Mattannur municipal election will begin soon. Voting was held in Mattannur in 35 wards on Saturday. 

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