Mysuru, January 13:- The elections for the post of mayor and deputy mayor of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) will be held on January 18. Janata Dal (Secular) is making all the efforts to finalise its candidate for the Mayor’s post.
A meeting of JD(S) leaders was held by MLA Sa Ra Mahesh. JD(S) leaders Prof KS Rangappa, Abdullah, city president KT Cheluve Gowda, former mayor Ravi Kumar and others attended the meeting.
Along with Mayoral aspirants, JD(S) MLAs and 18 corporators attended the meeting. Mayor aspirants Namrata Ramesh, Nirmala Harish, Taslim and Reshma Banu are involved in a tug of war for the post.
MLA GT Devegowda remained absent for the meeting being led by Mahesh. He has already told that he would remain neutral and vote for the candidate the party asks him to vote. (MR, KS)