Out of a total of 33 municipalities in Coimbatore district, only AIADMK has won in Vellalore municipality. The members were in the majority. The AIADMK won 8 out of 15 wards in total. The DMK had won in 6 wards and the Independent candidate in one ward.
In this context, the AIADMK ward members went to the Vellalore municipality office yesterday for the by-election to elect the mayor and deputy mayor. Then their vehicle was smashed. Thus a tug of war took place between the DMK and the AIADMK.
There was also a dispute within the municipal office where the election took place.
Election official Balasubramaniam said that the election of the mayor of Vellalore will be postponed due to this. The ballot box was thrown. The vice-presidential election was held in the evening. There was a dispute between the DMK and the AIADMK in this election as well.
The ballot box was thrown out. Following this, it was announced that the Vice Presidential election would also be postponed. Police were mobilized to prevent a scuffle during the election of the mayor and deputy mayor of Vellalore. The area was bustling from morning till evening.
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