Thiruvananthapuram: When the initial trends have started to come in the local body election results, the LDF and UDF are on a neck and neck fight.
The results seem to be unpredictable.
In gram panchayats, LDF is leading in 73 seats, UDF in 61 seats and NDA in 8. In block panchayats, LDF is leading in 16 seats while UDF has an upper hand in 8.
When it comes to municipalities, LDF leads in 33 seats whereas UDF is leading in 35. Meanwhile, UDF candidate in Kochi corporation N Venugopal lost by 1 vote to NDA candidate.
UDF won in one ward of Varkala municipality and LDF won 23 seats.