2681 - Congress wins 498 of 1,184 seats Karnataka urban local body polls, BJP bags 437
Congress on Thursday emerged as the single largest party winning 498 of 1,184 seats in Karnataka urban local body polls. BJP won 437, Janata Dal (Secular) won 45 and others won 204 seats. Congress registered a vote share of 42.06% votes. The polls were held for 58 urban local bodies consisting of 1,184 wards in 20 districts in Karnataka.