UDF's mayor candidate in Kochi corporation loses

Kochi: In Kochi Corporation's North Island ward, N. Venugopal, seen as the mayor candidate of the UDF, has lost to the BJP candidate by 1 vote.

This is a big upset for the Congress as it was looking to nominate a strong leader from its 'I' group as the mayor candidate.

The UDF has been ruling the Kochi Corporation for the past 10 years.

 

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