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Thiruvananthapuram: Left Democratic Front won 10 seats in the by-elections held for local governing bodies in the state. United Democratic Front secured 8 seats out of total 20 seats.
BJP won a seat in a ward at Elampalloor panchayat in Kollam district while an independent candidate Sunny Abraham won in the 2nd ward of Kallar panchayat in Kasaragod.
LDF obtained the seats in Thrithala-Kumbidi, Palamel- Erumakuzhy, Kanakkary- Kurumulloor, Rajakumari- Kumbappara, Kondazhy- Mootheppadi, Thikkodi- Pallikkara South, Kumbla- Pervad, Malappuram Moonnampadi, Kanhangad- Thoyammal wards.
UDF won in Tirurangadi- Parakkadavu, Chavara- Kottankulangara, Vandanmedu- Achankanam, Badiyadka- Pattaje, Pallikkara- Palappuzha, Aluva- Pulinjod, Manjeri- Kizhakkethala and Malappuram- Athavanad wards.