Bengaluru Central 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. The result will be out on May 23.
P. C. Mohan of the Bharatiya Janata Party, M. K. Pasha of the Bahujan Samaj Party, Rizwan Arshad of the Indian National Congress and Nawaz Dilber of the Karnataka Karmikara Paksha are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Bangalore Central Lok Sabha constituency in Karnataka.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Bangalore Central Lok Sabha constituency of Karnataka:
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||M. K. Pasha||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|2||P. C. Mohan||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||M. K. Pasha||Independent|
|4||Rizwan Arshad||Indian National Congress|
|6||B. Krishna Prasad||Proutist Bloc, India|
|7||Nawaz Dilber||Karnataka Karmikara Paksha|
|8||Mellegatti Shridevi||Uttama Prajaakeeya Party|
|9||Srinivasan R||Indian Christian Front|
|10||Hunsur K. ChandraShekar||Democratic Prajakranthi Party Secularist|
|11||Arun Prasad A||Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi|
|14||Jenifar J. Russell||Independent|
|18||Francis Binny Jose||Independent|
|19||Dr. Philip Mariyan||Independent|
|20||S. Mohan Kumar||Independent|
|21||Raparti Anil Kumar||Independent|
|22||C. B. K. Rama||Independent|
|23||Syed Asif Bukhari||Independent|
Bengaluru Central constituency was created in 2008 as part of delimitation. Bengaluru Central Lok Sabha constituency covers eight assembly segments – Sarvagnanagar, C. V. Raman Nagar, Shivajinagar, Shanti Nagar, Gandhi Nagar, Rajaji Nagar, Chamarajapet and Mahadevapura.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, P. C. Mohan of the Bharatiya Janata Party - won by a margin of over 1.37 lakh votes. He had defeated Rizwan Arshad of the Indian National Congress. Mohan had secured 557130 votes while Arshad got 419630 votes.