Chamarajanagar 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.
R Dhruvanarayana of the Indian National Congress, Dr Shivakumara of the Bahujan Samaj Party, V Srinivas Prasad of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Hanur Nagaraju of the Uttama Prajaakeeya Party, Prasanna Kumar B of the Karnataka Praja Party (RaithaParva) are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Chamarajanagar Lok Sabha constituency in Karnataka.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Chamarajanagar Lok Sabha constituency of Karnataka:
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||R DHRUVANARAYANA||Indian National Congress|
|2||Dr SHIVAKUMARA||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|3||V SRINIVAS PRASAD||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|4||HANUR NAGARAJU||Uttama Prajaakeeya Party|
|5||PRASANNA KUMAR B||Karnataka Praja Party (RaithaParva)|
|6||SUBBAIAH||Indian New Congress Party|
|7||ANAND JIVAN RAM||Independent|
|9||M Pradeep Kumar||Independent|
Chamarajanagar constituency is reserved for the members of Scheduled Castes and this constituency came into existence in 1962. Chamarajanagar Lok Sabha constituency covers eight assembly segments – Hanur, Kollegal, Chamarajanagar, Gundlupet, T.Narasipura, Nanjangud, Heggadadevankote and, Varuna.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, R. Dhruvanarayana of the Indian National Congress – roared to victory by winning by a margin of over 1.41 lakh votes. He had defeated A. R. Krishna Murthy of the Bharatiya Janata Party. In the year 2009, R. Dhruvanarayana of the INC defeated A. R. Krishna Murthy of the BJP.