BELLARY: The Congress-Janata Dal (S) combine, on Tuesday took over the reins of the Kottur Town Panchayat administration. K. Savitramma of the Congress and R. Ratnamma of the Janata Dal (S) were unanimously elected as president and vice-president of the panchayat respectively.

Earlier, the administration was controlled by the BJP, which had won eleven out of the total 20 seats.

— Staff Correspondent

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