Mysuru: Polling for the legislative council from the South teachers' constituency comprising Mysuru, Mandya, Chamarajanagar and Hassan districts was peaceful on Friday.
The polling percentage recorded was 80.88. Nine candidates are in the fray. Prominent among them are Legislative council deputy chairman Marithibbegowda from JD(S), M Lakshmana from the Congress, and B. Niranjanmurthy from BJP. Dr S.B.M. Prasanna, A.H. Gopalakrishna, K. Tulasappa, Dr Mahadev, M.N. Ravishankar and P.A. Sharath Rai are in the fray as independents.