The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Maletira Subbaiah became the first Kodava to get elected to Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) from ward no. 20 (Vijayanagar).
BJP emerged victorious on 22 of the 65 seats at MCC, followed by the Congress which won 19. The JD(S) stood third with 17 of its candidates winning. 5 Independents and 1 from the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) also won.