telangana municipal elections completed peacefully in entire Telangana. karimnagar Municipal Corporation will go for polls on january 25 and the results declared on january 27. Except for Stray incidents, the official machinery was able to manage the elections peacefully. In bodhan, 32nd ward congress Candidate had bitten the nose of the trs candidate following a heated argument.
Polling for 120 municipalities and 9 corporations in telangana has been concluded. According to reports, the Average polling percentage in telangana is 75%. The results are to be declared on january 22nd. A total of 1,746 candidates are in the fray for municipal corporations while 11,099 candidates in municipalities.
In selected booths, the State election commission (SEC) used Face Recognition App to prevent fake votes. This is the first time ever in the country. Sadly, as always, Municipalities like manikonda and Nizampet where the Techies are in high numbers have registered the lowest voter turnout despite all the companies announcing a holiday. The Ruling telangana Rashtra Samiti has evinced the confidence that it is going to win 90% of the municipalities comfortably. Usually, the ruling parties will have an advantage in local elections.