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Bangalore South Lok Sabha Elections

Bangalore South Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies in the Southern state of Karnataka and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 18. This constituency has been vacant since 2018 due to death of MP Ananth Kumar.

Bangalore South Lok Sabha constituency covers eight assembly segments – Govindraj Nagar, Vijay Nagar, Chickpet, Basavanagudi, Padmanaba Nagar, B. T. M. Layout, Jayanagar and Bommanahalli.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Ananth Kumar belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party – roared to victory by winning by a margin of over 2.28 lakh votes. He had defeated Nandan Nilekani of the Indian National Congress. Kumar had secured 633816 votes while Nilekani got 405241 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 55.75 percent across 1926 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Ruth Manorama of the Janata Dal (Secular) and Nina P. Nayak of the Aam Aadmi Party.

In the year 2009, Ananth Kumar of the BJP– won by a margin of just over 37 thousand votes. He had defeated Krishna Byre Gowda of the INC. Kumar had secured 437953 votes while Gowda got 400341 votes.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Prof. K. E. Radhakrishna of the JD(S) and Capt. G. R. Gopinath who was an Independent.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Tejasvi Surya BJP

Won

739229
B.K.Hariprasad INC

Lost

408037
Nota NOTA

Lost

9938
Ahoratra Nitesh Polepalli UPP

Lost

6136
A.Raju BSP

Lost

3864
Brahmananda N IND

Lost

2701
Vatal Nagaraj KCVP

Lost

2510
Dr.John Basco Philips ICF

Lost

2357
Prashantha.C IND

Lost

2232
Manohar Iyer IND

Lost

2152
Chetan Chaman IND

Lost

1107
Bhagya S IND

Lost

1090
Santhosh Min B IND

Lost

960
Thyagaraj RPS

Lost

789
Dr. Banu Prakash A.S Sathya Yuga PPOI

Lost

699
K.C.Nagabhushana Reddy IND

Lost

641
R.Shekar VCK

Lost

540
Madesh V IND

Lost

495
Kollar Manjunatha Naik IND

Lost

463
B.Chikka Nagesh IND

Lost

450
Ravikumara.T PSP(L)

Lost

419
Syed Sadiq Pasha KKP

Lost

403
Ambrose D' Mello IND

Lost

389
B.Sreenivasulu IND

Lost

368
Yogeesh Nagaraj IND

Lost

281
G Venkatesh Bhovi IND

Lost

241

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Bangalore South Lok Sabha Constituency of Karnataka: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Bangalore South Lok Sabha Constituency of Karnataka: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Bangalore South Lok Sabha Constituency of Karnataka. 

Apr 08, 2019, 13:57 PM IST
Bangalore South Lok Sabha Constituency

Bangalore South Lok Sabha Constituency

Bangalore South Lok Sabha constituency covers eight assembly segments – Govindraj Nagar, Vijay Nagar, Chickpet, Basavanagudi, Padmanaba Nagar, B. T. M. Layout, Jayanagar and Bommanahalli.

Apr 08, 2019, 13:30 PM IST