Bidar is one of the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka. Voting for Lok Sabha election in Karnataka was held in two phases on April 18 and April 23. Bidar went to polls on April 23 and counting will be held on May 23.
Bidar registered 62.77 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 2.57 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1773912 while the total voter turnout is 1113573. While in 2014, the constituency registered 60.20 percent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1599878 while the total voter's turnout was 963075.
Eshwar of Indian National Congress, SH Bukhari of Bahujan Samaj Party and Bhagwanth Khuba of Bharatiya Janata Party are a few prominent candidates contesting for general elections 2019 from Bidar Lok Sabha constituency in Karnataka.
Bidar parliamentary constituency comprises of eight assembly segments namely Chincholi, Alanda, Basavakalyan, Homnabad, Bidar South, Bidar, Bhalki and Aurad. Of these eight, Chincholi and Aurad are reserved for Scheduled Caste candidates.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Bidar Lok Sabha Constituency of Karnataka.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||ESHWAR||Indian National Congress|
|2||S.H Bukhari||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|3||BHAGWANTH KHUBA||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|4||ABDUS SATTAR MUJAHED||Akhil Bharatiya Muslim League (Secular)|
|5||AMBRESH KENCHA||Uttama Prajaakeeya Party|
|6||DAYANAND||Ambedkarite Party of India|
|7||MOHAMMED ABDUL WAKEEL||Bharat Prabhat Party|
|8||Mohammed Yousuf||Praja Satta Party|
|9||MD MERAJUDDIN||Bahujan Maha Party|
|10||MOULVI ZAMERUDDIN||National Development Party|
|11||RAJKUMAR||Purvanchal Janta Party (Secular)|
|12||RAJAMBI||Bhartiya Bahujan Kranti Dal|
|13||SUGRIV BHARAT KACHAVE||Kranti Kari Jai Hind Sena|
|14||SANTOSH||Bharatiya Jan Kranti Dal (Democratic)|
|20||SHRIMANTH YEVATE PATIL||Independent|
|21||SHAIK ABDUL GAFFAR||Independent|
In 2014 Lok Sabha election, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Bhagwanth Khuba won the seat by a margin of 92222 votes. Bhagwanth Khuba bagged 459290 votes while his nearest rival Congress leader N Dharam Singh secured 367068 votes.