Chikballapur 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. Chikballapur constituency came into existence in 1977.
Dr. C.S.Dwarakanath of the Bahujan Samaj Party, B.N.Bache Gowda of the Bharatiya Janata Party, S.Varalakshmi of the Communist Party Of India (Marxist), M.Veerappa Moily of the Indian National Congress, D.Palya Khadar Subhan Khan of the Samajwadi Janata Party(Karnataka) are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Chikballapur Lok Sabha constituency in Karnataka.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Chikballapur Lok Sabha constituency of Karnataka:
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||Dr. C.S.Dwarakanath||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|2||B.N.Bache Gowda||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||S.Varalakshmi||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|4||M.Veerappa Moily||Indian National Congress|
|5||D.Palya Khadar Subhan Khan||Samajwadi Janata Party(Karnataka)|
|6||Nazir Ahmed||Karnataka Karmikara Paksha|
|7||Nagendra Rao Shinde||Karnataka Jantha Paksha|
|8||S.R.Nageshareddy||Ambedkar Samaj Party|
|9||Muniraju.G||Uttama Prajaakeeya Party|
Chikballapur Lok Sabha constituency covers eight assembly segments – Gauribidanur, Bagepalli, Chikkaballapur, Yelahanka, Hoskote, Devanahalli, Doddaballapur and Nelamangala.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, M. Veerappa Moily of the Indian National Congress had defeated B. N. Bache Gowda of the Bharatiya Janata Party. In the year 2009, M.Veerappa Moily of the INC, won by defeating C. Aswathanarayana of the BJP.