Sankonatti Gram Panchayat of Athani Taluka is the largest Gram Panchayat in the state of Karnataka.
Yes, this is the largest Gram Panchayat in the state with 148 candidates contesting for a total of 56 seats, in 17 wards.
Haroogeri Gram Panchayat of Raibag Taluk was the largest Panchayat in the state in the previous Gram panchayat polls and Sankonatti Gram Panchayat of Athani Taluk was in second position. But now Haroogeri is the Town Panchayat, hence Sankonatti Gram Panchayat of Athani Taluka is the largest Panchayat in the state. Also has the most candidates.
There are a total of 27 thousand voters in this village. The total area for the constituency comes from Hosatti, Chikkatti, Vaddaratti, Motagi tota, and Shivayogi Nagar, Shivaji Circle to Badakambi tota. There are 17 wards and 26 voting centers.
This time the election is being held with the aim of developing all areas of this Gram Panchayat. However, the Sankonatti village development is in progress but the areas like Chikkatti, Hosatti, Shivayogi Nagar, Motagi tota etc. are not much improved.