The upcoming local body election in the state of Tamil Nadu is scheduled in the month of october 2016. The previous tamil nadu urban polling was held in october 2011 and the winners were AIADMK. Generally the rural local bodies officials are appointed once in 5 years and the poll for the same is organized by Tamil Nadu State Election Commission.
The Urban local bodies of tamilnadu comprise ten Municipal corporations, 148 Municipalities & 561 Town panchayats while the tamil nadu Rural local bodies include 12620 Village Panchayats, 385 Panchayat Unions, & 32 District Panchayats.
The 3 tier tamil Local Bodies administration election of tamil Nadu government is getting held after the recently held tamil nadu legislative election of may 2016. The Local bodies of both Urban Local Body 2016 and Rural Local Body 2016 election will have the candidates contesting this time from both leading parties.
The urban body of major town, cities will have election in the following categories like City Municipal Corporation election, Municipality election and Town Panchayat election. The bigger cities of corporation election are to be conducted in Madurai, Tirunelveli, Vellore, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Chennai, Coimbatore, Salem, Erode, Thoothukudi, Dindigul and Thanjavur.
The councilor election for chennai and other cities will find major parties of tamil nadu contestants. The mayor election across city municipal corporations in tamil nadu are to be held once again through the citizens of tamil nadu.
All the 123 Municipalities in Tamil Nadu including fifteen special grade municipalities, thirty one selection grade municipalities, thirty three 1st grade municipalities, forty four second grade municipalities will have representatives for local body election compring ward councilors, presiding officer, Municipal Chairperson, and Municipal Commissioner.
The panchayat raj election in tamil nadu are conducted to resume system in Village Panchayats, Panchayat Unions with Blocks, and District Panchayats in this state. All the 12524 village panchayat election in tamil nadu is a polling conducted to form a gram sabha that consisting ward members, Village panchayat president.
The local government taluk level election is what Panchayat Union election is administer the village. And there are about 385 panchayat unions which will conducted to select a panchayat union chairperson.