Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015 Municipality, Corporation, Dates, News

The date for Kerala Panchayat Elections has been announced. It will be held on 2 and 5 November 2015. In this election 28 new Municipalities and Kannur Corporation will be included. The results of Elections based on vote counting will be announced on 7 November 2015. New Local Self Government Institutions will take over from 1 December 2015. The details regarding the dates, candidates, parties.etc. is updated. Pappanamcode By Elections will be conducted on 28 July 2016. Results of Bi-elections at Pappanamcode will be announced on 29-7-16.

Main contest will be between BJP, LDF party in this ward. By-Elections was conducted because BJP Councillor K Chandran had passed. Second polls at Pappanamcode ward in Thiruvanananthapuram corporation for 2015 Panchayat council is on 28-7-16. There are chances that his sister’s daughter Ashanath who is contesting as BJP candidate will win. LDF candidate Mohanan fom CPM will give a tight competition to BJP. Polling percentage at Pappanamcode ward was average. There has been some problems by LDF party workers at booths. Who is new councilor of Pappanamcode will be known on Friday, 29th July morning.

2015 Elections for Rural, Urban Local Bodies or Local Self Government Institutions in Kerala State will conducted. Second phase of Panchayat Elections began on Thursday, 5 November 2015. Election Results in Kerala District Panchayats, Grama Panchayats, Block Panchayats, Corporations, Municipalities in 2015 was announced on 7 November 2015. Kerala civic polls results are updated as follows for each district. Who will be new Mayor of Trivandrum Corporation. Will it be from BJP or LDF or Congress. In Trivandrum Corporation BJP’s Mayor candidates are Karamana Aji, MR Gopan.

While LDF Mayor candidate is VK Prasanth, while CPI has informed that they will need a Deputy Mayor seat. LDF Thiruvananthapuram Jilla Panchayat President candidates are VK Madhu, BP Murali of Nair Community.

Congress has not taken decision whether they should have a Mayor candidate in Trivandrum Corporation or not, because LDF and BJP are the majority parties.

As the results of 2015 Kerala Panchayat Elections come out, there will be many questions asked regarding the popular politicians, celebrities and known personalities who had contested for the Panchayat Polls. People will be anxious to know whether Famous Candidate Won Lost in Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015. So we are updating a list of the popular winners and losers and the votes for which they have won or lost in the present Local Self Government elections held at Kerala in October – November 2015.

From 8 am on 7th November 2015 the names of winners and candidates who were defeated will come out, From this we will deliver you the list of famous candidates who have participated in this election from Congres (UDF) Communist – Marxist (LDF), Bharatiya Janatha Party (BJP), Other parties.etc. have won or lost.

The campaign for 2015 Kerala Local Body Polls was very exciting and all party members were active in conducting meetings and activities for getting votes for their party.

Famous Candidate Won Lost Kerala LSG Polls 2015

Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015

Most of the celebrities who participated in Panchayat Elections 2015 could not win. And it was a proof that Fame and Glamour could not win the elections in Kerala.

Twenty20 Party Winners

Twenty20 of Anna Kitex Group of Companies won in Kizhakkambalam gram panchayat.

Pen Oruma Munnar Pembillai Orumai

Pen Orumai (Pembillai Orumai) candidates of Munnar panchayat won 2 seats in Kerala Paanchayat Elections 2015. And the Munnar Panchayat ruling decision will be taken by Pen Oruma candidates because LDF and Congress has won 10 & 9 seats, while a majority of 11 seats is required to rule Munnar panchayat.

In Kadalar ward Pen Oruma candidate Vellathai won. At Nalla Thanni ward in Devikulam the victory was for Pen Oruma candidate Gomathi Augustin.

Losers

The names of popular candidates who lost in Elections are as follows,

  • UDF Candidate Veena S Nair was defeated by Bindhu Sreekumar of CPIM in Sasthamangalam ward in Trivandrum Corporation.
  • BJP Candidate Ali Akbar was defeated by VKC Mammad Koya of LDF in Areecode ward of Kozhikode Corporation
  • BJP Shivasena candidate and serial actress Sony Jose lost in Ernakulam North Division.
  • NCP Candidate Mummy Century (Muhammaed Kunju Musaliyar) Lost against UDF Candidate in Keezhmad division in Ernakulam.
  • Kiss of Love fame model Henna Maria Kennedy who participated as BJP Candidate got defeated in Kalamaserry.
  • EK Nayanar’s daughter Usha Praveen (LDF) Lost at Ravipuram, Cochin Corporation
  • CMP leader MV Raghavan’s daughter MV Girija Defeated in Kannur Corporation (LDF)
  • C Jayan Babu LDF Mayor Candidate Defeated in Pangode, Trivandrum

Winners

  • Famous singer Daleema CPIM Candidate in Aroor at Alappuzha district won.
  • MS Sampoorna Thrissur Corporation Thekkinkad Ward
  • Suma Balakrishnan Kannur Corporation Keezhunna ward
  • VKC Mammad Koya Kozhikode Corporation Areekadu
  • Rajan J Pallan Thrissur Corporation Pallikulam ward
  • Soumini Jain Ernakulam Corporation
  • Karayi Chandrasekharan Thalasserry Chellakkara ward and his brother Karayi Rajan also won (accused in NDF activist Muhammed Fazal Case)
  • ML Jacob’s Daughter in law Gracy Jacob won Cochin Corporation

Kerala Panchayat Election Winners Names, Votes Won and the main candidates who were defeated in this LSG polls is updated.

Live updates at the Official website of Kerala Local Self Government Polls 2015. The detailed trends of winning and losing candidates, number of votes received for each political party.etc. will be updated Live by the Kerala Election Commission from morning 8.00 am on Saturday, 7 November 2015.

7-11-2015 is the date of counting of votes from Electronic Voting Machines from various Polling stations. In the second phase of election there was problems with EV’s at many polling booths in Malappuram and Re-Polling was done at many places in Malappuram on Friday, 6 th November 2015.

News Updates – Kerala Election Results 2015

Various Decisions made by High Court regarding Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015

On 12 August 2015, Kerala Government gave an appeal to High Court regarding the case for sanctioning of new Municipalities, Panchayaths. This was conducted by taking wards from Trivandrum , Kozhikode Corporations, but High Court cancelled the sanction for the same. Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015 conducting is under scanner at present.

The verdict regarding Grama Panchayath Ward division has also not been given. Also the Block Panchayath ward division has to be completed and published. District (Jilla) Panchayath ward division and sanctioning is also pending. Election Commission has scheduled the Local Self Government elections of Kerala to be held by October 2015. But the present situations made the Polling dates delayed to November 2015. Kerala State Election Commission K Sasidharan Nair has informed the details to Kerala Governor and Government under Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.

HC Verdict Cancelling 69 Panchayat’s Formation has overturned all arrangements for Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015 and the Kerala Government has decided to go for an Appeal, Based on the decision of High Court the present allocations of new Panchayath’s has been cancelled.

In another judgement from High Court, all Municipalities excluding 4 Municipalities have been given permission. Aas per the Panchayath formation has been rejected and Municiaplity formation has been sanctioned.

Appeal by Kerala Government

With this situation an election cannot be done. Also the situation is very different from 2010 Panchayath elections. So to avoid any confusions or legal proceedings regarding the conducting
of Elections, the Government has decided to go for an appeal.

Kazhakuttom Municipality

The formation of Kazhakuttom Municipality in Trivandrum district has been rejected by High Court , by pointing out the fact that the Corporation has been degraded to Municipality. But based on present judgement, the Municipality formed newly will have to be cancelled and changed to Panchayath.

If an election is to be conducted as per 2010, the present Municpality should be changed to Panchayath.

Election Commission Procedures for Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015

Based on High Court decision the Kerala Election Commission will try to bring the changed 12 wards under Kazhakuttom Municipality back to Thiruvananthapuram Corporation. This will make Trivandrum corporation to have 100 wards again. If there is any change iin the decision of High Court based on the appeal by Kerala Government, necessary changes will be made by Election Commission.

Thiruvananthapuram Corporation

Mayor K Chandrika had informed that the formation of Kazhakuttom Municipality by taking 12 wards from
Thiruvananthapuram Corporation will prove to be a great loss. This is because Crores of Central Government fund will be lost. Also no prior permission was obtained from Trivandrum Corporation regarding the changing of wards and making it a part of Municipality.

Kerala Municipality Elections 2015 Contestants Names, District Wise, Party. The important candidates from each party like BJP, LDF, UDF who are contesting for the upcoming Municipality elections in Kerala.

2015 Kerala Corporation Elections Results Winners List News – Contestants for all Corporations in Kerala will be updated and after election and counting of votes, the names of winners, parties, number of votes.etc. will be updated.  Winners of Kerala Panchayath Elections Results 2015.

All important parties like Congress, Marxist – Communist, Bharatiya Janata Party will be placing their best contestants to win in the Local Self Government elections being conducted at present in 2015.

Grama Panchayath 2015 Election Contestants are very important because it has an important part in showing the trends in Kerala State towards the ruling and opposing parties. 2015 Block Panchayath Election and Jilla Panchayath Election winners and parties are being looked by the whole Keralite’s with great enthusiasm.

Kerala LSG Polls 2015 Kerala Local Body Polls Votes, Results

Dates for announcing of results of the Kerala LSG Polls 2015 is on Saturday, 7 November. The details of Kerala Local Body Polls and the various candidates in this election is updated. Kerala Panchayat elections in three tier such as Jilla Panchayat, Block Panchayat, Grama Panchayat is being held in many places. In others there will be Corporation / Municipality Polls where there will be tight competition.

On Saturday, 31 October 2015 at evening 5 pm the public announcement and requesting for votes by candidates will come to an end. There will be silent vote requesting after that for one day and the election results will soon come out within few days.

The 2015 Kerala Local Body Polls will be held on 2 November and 5 November allover Kerala. Soon we will know who are the winners of the Local Self Government in various wards in Kerala. This is a very important election for major political parties like Congress (UDF), Communist – Marxist (LDF), BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party), because of the upcoming Niyamasabha Elections (Legislative Assembly Polls)

Losers

The names of popular candidates who lost in Elections are as follows,

  • UDF Candidate Veena S Nair was defeated by Bindhu Sreekumar of CPIM in Sasthamangalam ward in Trivandrum Corporation.
  • BJP Candidate Ali Akbar was defeated by VKC Mammad Koya of LDF in Areecode ward of Kozhikode Corporation
  • BJP Shivasena candidate and serial actress Sony Jose lost in Ernakulam North Division.
  • NCP Candidate Mummy Century (Muhammaed Kunju Musaliyar) Lost against UDF Candidate in Keezhmad division in Ernakulam.
  • Kiss of Love fame model Henna Maria Kennedy who participated as BJP Candidate got defeated in Kalamaserry.
  • EK Nayanar’s daughter Usha Praveen (LDF) Lost at Ravipuram, Cochin Corporation
  • CMP leader MV Raghavan’s daughter MV Girija Defeated in Kannur Corporation (LDF)
  • C Jayan Babu LDF Mayor Candidate Defeated in Pangode, Trivandrum

Winners

  • Famous singer Daleema CPIM Candidate in Aroor at Alappuzha district won.
  • MS Sampoorna Thrissur Corporation Thekkinkad Ward
  • Suma Balakrishnan Kannur Corporation Keezhunna ward
  • VKC Mammad Koya Kozhikode Corporation Areekadu
  • Rajan J Pallan Thrissur Corporation Pallikulam ward
  • Soumini Jain Ernakulam Corporation
  • Karayi Chandrasekharan Thalasserry Chellakkara ward
  • ML Jacob’s Daughter in law Gracy Jacob won Cochin Corporation

Percentage of Polling in Kerala Panchayat Elections

  • Thiruvananthapuram  69 %
  • Kollam  73.67 %
  • Wayanad  81.58 %
  • Kasaragod  77.31 %
  • Kannur  73.65 %
  • Idukki  80.85%
  • Kozhikode  77.34 %
  • Pathanamthitta 74 %
  • Alappuzha 77.5 %
  • Kottayam 79 %
  • Ernakulam 84 %
  • Thrissur 70.2 %
  • Palakkad 82.5 %
  • Malappuram 71 %

Kerala LSG Polls 2015

The total number of voters in Kerala is around 2.49 Crore and among this there are 5.04 lakh new voters.

Number of Polling booths assigned for conducting the 2015 Kerala Panchayat Elections is 35000 booths.

There are a total of,

  • 6 Corporations
  • 86 Municipalities
  • 941 Grama Panchayats
  • 152 Block Panchayats
  • 14 District Panchayats
  • 21871 Wards

The number of Women candidates (female) in the Panchayat elections 2015 is an All Time Record.

Celebrities in Kerala Polls 2015

Veena S Nair is an actress, anchor, advocate and one of the celebrities from Kerala who is contesting in the election from Sasthamangalam ward in Thiruvananthapuram to become a Councillor. (Lost in elections)

Veena S Nair is an actress kerala lsg polls

Kannan Pattambi

Kannan Pattamby is an actor, producer and contesting in election from Thrithala panchayat in Pattambi.

Mummy Century (producer) – Keezhmaadu in Ernakulam (LDF) (Lost in elections)

Ali Akbar (producer) – Areekode ward in Kozhikode (BJP) (Lost in elections)

Daleema (singer) – Aroor in Alleppey – CPI (M) (Won in elections)

Famous People’s Daughters, Sons in Panchayat Polls 2015

Usha Praveen – Daughter of Former Kerala chief minister EK Nayanar – CPI (M) at Ravipuram (Lost in elections)

Sarada Mohan – Daughter of PK Vasudevan Nair – CPI (M) at Kalady

MV Girija – Daughter of MV Raghavan at Kannur Corporation (LDF) (Lost in elections)

Amrita Ramakrishnan – Daughter of N Ramakrishnan at Kannur Corporation

Kerala LSG Polls 2015 results

First, Second Phase Polls in Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015

The First and Second Phase of Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015 will be held on 2nd November and 5th November.

First phase of Local Self Government Polls 2015 was held on Monday, 2-11-2015 at districts like Kollam, Idukki, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kasaragod, Kannur and Thiruvananthapuram. The Second phase will be for districts like Alappuzha, Thrissur, Pathanamthitta, Ernakulam, Kottayam, Malappuram and Palakkad and is held on Thursday, 5-11-2015.

Total of 9220 wards in all the 7 districts participating in first phase of Kerala Panchayat Elections.

The Results of Local Self Government Elections 2015 will be announced on Saturday, 7 November 2015. The counting of votes will begin from morning 8.00 am on 07-11-2015.

First Phase of Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015

News Updates

Percentage of Voting in 2015 Kerala Panchayat Polls (Thaddesha Theranjeduppu തദ്ദേശതിരഞ്ഞെടുപ്പിന്) is as follows,

Total 76.2 percentage voting in First phase.

  • Thiruvananthapuram  69 %
  • Kollam  73.67 %
  • Wayanad  81.58 %
  • Kasaragod  77.31 %
  • Kannur  73.65 %
  • Idukki  80.85%
  • Kozhikode  77.34 %

Highest Polling – Anthur Municipality in Kannur had 91% polling

The lowest percentage of polling is at Trivandrum.

Election at Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam is Slow due to Heavy Rain Fall.

Problems at Polling Booths

  • There has been problems at polling station in Pariyaram Panchayath in Kannur when LDF party workers destroyed the Web Casting camera and equipment and the voting has been stopped at 5th ,6th wards at Pariyaram.
  • Ummannur Panchayat in Kollam regarding standing in Que for voting.
  • Kanjirangad in Pariyaram when party workers tried to attack the UDF women Candidate Reshma.
  • Muslim League party workers requested votes outside Polling station in Beemapally in Trivandrum and Election Commission ordered inquiry regarding this.
  • Electronic Voting Machine complaints at various places in Kozhikode Corporation areas, and in some booths at Kasaragode, Wayanad, Kannur.

In 1st Phase the Kerala Panchayat Elections was held on 02-11-2015 at places like,

  1. Kollam
  2. Idukki
  3. Kozhikode
  4. Wayanad
  5. Kasaragod
  6. Kannur
  7. Thiruvananthapuram

There are more than 1 Crore voters (1,11,11006 voters) included in the first phase of Kerala civic polls. There is heavy rains in these districts and it’s feared to affect the polling percentage.

Public campaigning (Parasya Pracharanam) in First phase ended in Kollam, Idukki, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kasaragod, Kannur and Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday, 31st October.

Second phase Public campaigning (Parasya Pracharanam) in Alappuzha, Thrissur, Pathanamthitta, Ernakulam, Kottayam, Malappuram, Palakkad will end on Tuesday, 3rd November.

In the first phase, there are 31,161 candidates contesting in the Local Body polls from 582 in district panchayats, 2844 block panchayats, 22788 village panchayats, 1315 corporations, 3632 municipalities of Kerala.

A total of 1315 polling stations are highly sensitive booths in first phase of civic polls. Webcast and video recording has been installed at Polling stations as a security measure.

Second Phase of Kerala Panchayat Elections 2015

2nd Phase of Kerala Local Self Government Polls will be held on 05-11-2015 in districts as follows,

  1. Alappuzha
  2. Thrissur
  3. Pathanamthitta
  4. Ernakulam
  5. Kottayam
  6. Malappuram
  7. Palakkad

There total of 941 Grama Panchayaths, 152 Block Panchayaths, 14 District Panchayaths, 86 Municipalities and 6 Corporations in Second phase of 2015 Panchayat Elections at Kerala.