Kannur: The ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) lost power in Kannur corporation here on Saturday.
LDF lost power in the corporation after a no-confidence motion against mayor E P Latha moved by the United Democratic Front (UDF) was passed.
The no-confidence motion was passed with 28 in support and 26 against it. Sitting deputy mayor and independent candidate P K Ragesh supported the motion.
The LDF had been ruling the Kannur corporation with the backing of P K Ragesh, a Congress dissident.
Recently, Ragesh rekindled his association with Congress. Following this, the Congress moved the no-confidence motion against mayor E P Latha.