Karnataka Election Bangalore Constituencies 2018 Winners
This is a list of Karnataka Election Bangalore Constituencies winners in 2018. As the table shows, the Congress won the city both by votes and number of seats. The table below lists the winners declared in the various constituencies.
(This article is about election results. The updated list of current MLAs from Bangalore can is maintained here.)
Update: On 31 May 2018, Munirathna, 49, of the Congress won the Rajarajeshwarinagar constituency by defeating his rival Muniraju Gowda of the BJP by over 40,000 votes. The election in this constituency was held later than the 12 May 2018 polling date, when authorities discovered thousands of fake voter IDs relating to the constituency.
List of winners of Bangalore MLA seats
|Bangalore South||BJP||Krishnappa M||152,469||30,417||Krishnappa M|
|Basavanagudi||BJP||Ravi Subramanya L A||76,018||38,009||Ravi Subramanya L A|
|Bommanahalli||BJP||Sathish Reddy M||111,863||47,162||Sathish Reddy M|
|Byatarayanapura||INC||Krishna Byre Gowda||114,964||5,671||Krishna Byre Gowda|
|C.V. Raman Nagar||BJP||Raghu S||58,887||12,227||Raghu S|
|Chamrajapet||INC||Zameer Ahmed Khan B Z||65,339||33,137||Zameer Ahmed Khan B Z|
|Chickpet||BJP||UDAY GARUDACHAR||57,312||7,934||Devraj R V|
|Gandhinagar||INC||Dinesh Gundu Rao||47,354||10,070||Dinesh Gundu Rao|
|Govindarajanagar||BJP||V SOMANNA||79,135||11,375||Priya Krishna|
|Hebbal||INC||BYRATI SURESH||74,453||21,140||Y A Narayanaswamy|
|Jayanagar||–||–||–||–||Vijayakumar B N (deceased)|
|K.R. Pura||INC||Basavaraja B A||135,404||32,729||Basavaraja B A|
|Mahadevapura||BJP||Aravind Limbavali||141,682||17,784||Aravind Limbavali|
|Mahalakshmi Layout||JDS||Gopalaiah K||88,218||41,100||Gopalaiah K|
|Malleshwaram||BJP||Dr Ashwath Narayan C N||83,130||54,000||Dr Ashwath Narayan C N|
|Padmanabanagar||BJP||Ashoka R||77,868||32,166||Ashoka R|
|Pulakeshinagar||INC||Akhanda Srinivasa Murthy R||97,574||81,626||Akhanda Srinivasa Murthy R|
|Rajajinagar||BJP||S Suresh Kumar||56,271||9,453||S Suresh Kumar|
|Sarvagnannagar||INC||George K J||109,955||53,304||George K J|
|Shantinagar||INC||Haris N A||60,009||18,205||Haris N A|
|Shivajinagar||INC||Roshan Baig R||59,742||15,040||Roshan Baig R|
|Vijayanagar||INC||M KRISHNAPPA||73,353||2,775||Priya Krishna|
|Yelahanka||BJP||Viswanath S R||120,110||42,503||Viswanath S R|
|Yeshwanthapura||INC||Somashekar S T||115,273||10,711||Somashekar S T|
Interesting stats from Karnataka Election Bangalore Constituencies results
- The (INC) Congress won most of the Bangalore constituencies both in terms of seats and votes.
- Bangaloreans re-elected 20 out of 25 MLAs from the list. Clearly, the incumbents were favoured. (The names in CAPS are newly elected Bangalore MLAs.)
- The average voter turnout was 55%.
- The highest voter turnout was Anekal with 64%
- The lowest voter turnout was Dasarahalli with 48%
- Voter turnout in the core Bangalore constituencies was in the low to mid 50s.
- The BJP won 4 out of the 6 South Bangalore seats.
Distribution of votes and seats won
|Party||Votes||% Votes||Seats||% Seats|
The Karnataka Election Bangalore Constituencies results were not surprising with voters from Bangalore, the state capital, apparently favouring the Congress party.
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