Bypoll to Mysuru City Corporation’s (MCC) ward number 58 was held on Sunday. The elections has been necessitated by the death of R Ananthu, Congress corporator. Polling began at 7 am and there was lukewarm response from over 6,100 voters. By noon, only 1916 voters had cast their votes. There are 7 polling booths and all of them have been identified as sensitive ones Counting of votes will be taken at 8 am on July 13. Congress party has fielded Manjunath Ashwini, wife of the late R Ananthu, following whose death the by-election is being held, is contesting as a rebel candidate. G Manju, Dasara exhibition contractor G Manju is contesting from the JD(S), Suresh Raju is contesting from BJP and Amjad Khan is contesting from SDPI.