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Dharwad 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 Dharwad Lok Sabha Constituency of Karnataka. 

Dharwad Lok Sabha constituency of Karnataka: Full list of candidates, polling dates
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Dharwad is one of the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka. Voting for Lok Sabha election in Karnataka will be held in two phases on April 18 and April 23. Dharwad will be going to polls on April 23 and counting will be held on May 23. The constituency was created after the delimitation in 2008.

Irappa Madar of Bahujan Samaj Party, Pralhad Joshi of Bharatiya Janata Party and Vinay Kulkarni of Indian National Congress are a few prominent candidates contesting for general elections 2019 from Dharwad Lok Sabha constituency in Karnataka.

Dharwad parliamentary constituency comprises of eight assembly segments namely Navalgund, Kundgol, Dharwad, Hubli-Dharwad-East, Hubli-Dharwad Central, Hubli-Dharwad-West, Kalghatgi and Shiggaon Honnali.

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

Karnataka Lok Sabha constituencies: All you need to know

SL. NO. Candidate Name Party Name
1 Irappa Madar Bahujan Samaj Party
2 Pralhad Joshi Bharatiya Janata Party
3 Vinay Kulkarni Indian National Congress
4 Gangadhar Badiger SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)
5 Vadiraj Mannari Madhusudhan (Pandurangi) All India Hindustan Congress Party
6 Raju Harishchandra Kamble Azad Mazdoor Kissan Party
7 Revanshiddappa Basavaraj Talawar Bharatiya Prajagala Kalyana Paksha
8 Vinod D Ghodke Proutist Bloc, India
9 Santosh Nandur Uttama Prajaakeeya Party
10 Dundasi Abdulrahiman Mahammad Hanif Independent
11 Udayakumar Ayyappa Ambiger Independent
12 B. G. Sangannavar Independent
13 Makhtum khan. Hasanalikhan Sirdesai Independent
14 Mallikarjunagouda Giriyappagouda Balanagoudra Independent
15 Raju. Anantsa. Naikwadi Independent
16 Maradagi Veerappa Gurushantappa Independent
17 Shakeel Ahmad Abdulsattar Dodwad Independent
18 Somashekhar. Peeraji. Yadav. Independent
19 Hashinabanu Tapalvale Independent

Also read: Dharwad Lok Sabha Constituency

In the 2014 election, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Pralhad Joshi defeated his nearest rival by 111,657 votes. While Pralhad Joshi bagegd 543,395 votes, Congress leader Vinay Kulkarni secured 431,738 votes.