5 months after it swept to energy in Tamil Nadu, chief minister MK Stalin-led Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) has registered one more electoral victory, this time within the rural native physique elections. Although the counting of votes happened on October 12, and the Tamil Nadu State Election Fee (TNSEC) is but to launch official outcomes, the ruling get together is properly forward of the opposition All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK).
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This is all that you must know:
(1.) The polls have been held for elections to greater than 27,000 posts, together with 22,581 village panchayat ward councillors, 2901 village panchayat presidents, 1381 panchayat union ward members, 140 district panchayat ward members and 74 panchayat unions.
(2.) The train was performed throughout two phases, one every on October 6 and 9, throughout 9 districts: Chengalpattu, Kallakurichi, Kancheepuram, Ranipet, Tenkasi, Tirunelveli, Tirupathur, Vellore and Villupuram.
(3.) The voter turnout within the first section was 77.4 per cent, whereas that within the second and closing section was 73.27 per cent, in keeping with the state ballot physique.
(4.) In addition to the 2 main events, different events which contested these elections are the Paatali Makkal Katchi (PMK), actor-politician Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), TTV Dhinakaran’s Amma Makkal Munnettra Kazagam (AMMK), actor Vijaykant-led Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) and Naam Tamizhar Katchi (NTK).
(5.) Within the meeting elections, which happened in a single-phase on April 6, the DMK dropped at an finish the AIADMK’s 10-year-rule. The Stalin-led alliance gained 159 of the state’s 234 meeting constituencies, whereas the AIADMK was victorious on 66 seats.