Koppal is one of the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka and it went to polls on April 23.
Koppal registered 68.41 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 2.82 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1736118 while the total voter turnout is 1187690. While in 2014, the constituency registered 65.59 percent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1534826 while the total voter's turnout was 1006685.
K Rajashekar Basavaraj Hitnal of Indian National Congress, Shivaputrappa Gumagera of Bahujan Samaj Party and Karadi Sanganna Amarappa of Bharatiya Janata Party are a few prominent candidates contesting for general elections 2019 from Koppal Lok Sabha constituency in Karnataka.
Voting for Lok Sabha election in Karnataka was held in two phases on April 18 and April 23 and counting will be held on May 23.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Koppal Lok Sabha Constituency of Karnataka.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||K.RAJASHEKAR BASAVARAJ HITNAL||Indian National Congress|
|2||SHIVAPUTRAPPA. GUMAGERA||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|3||KARADI SANGANNA AMARAPPA||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|4||ANNOJIRAO.G||Sarva Janata Party|
|5||COMRADE B.BASAVALINGAPPA||Marxist Leninist Party of India (Red Flag)|
|6||BANDIMATH SHARANAYYA||Uttama Prajaakeeya Party|
|7||HEMARAJ VEERAPUR||Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) Red Star|
|13||SURESH GOUDA MUNDINAMANE||Independent|
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Karadi Sanganna Amarappa of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – won by getting a margin of just over 32 thousand votes. He had defeated Basavaraj Hitnal of the Indian National Congress (INC). Amarappa had secured 486383 votes while Hitnal got 453873 votes.