There are 6,683 candidates in the fray for the local body polls to be held on November 2 in Kozhikode district. Out of this ,the voters will elect 1762 from one municipal corporation,seven municipalities,twelve block panchayaths,one district panchayath,and 70 village panchayaths.
The number of village panchayath members to be elected is 1226.
Block panchayath members of 12 blocks – 169.
District panchayath members – 27.
Municipal councillors in seven municipalities – 265.
Councillors in Kozhikode corporation – 75.
22,61,065 voters will use their voting power to elect their self-government representatives.
The number of male voters is lower than women voters .
There are 10,87,399 male voters and 11,73662 women voters in the district.
13,736 officials have been deployed for the successful completion of the election.