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Kolar Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014


Reserved for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes, the Kolar Parliamentary constituency is one of the 28 Lok Sabha seats which are allotted to the southern Indian state of Karnataka. 1,340,923 is the total electorate count in the Kolar Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 28). Out of these 679,757 number of electorates are males and the remaining 661,166 are belong to the female category as the Election commission of India 2009 reports suggest.

This constituency covers the entire district of Kolar, which is the easternmost district of Karnataka. Known as the ‘Golden Land of India’ for its rich reserves of gold fields, this district is economically resplendent. However, these gold fields were closed in the year 2003, with the deposits nearing exhaustion. The district primarily survives on agriculture, sericulture and floriculture. This district is also termed the 'Land of Silk, Milk and Gold', owing to its superior quality of these products. Some of the famous trading markets in the area are Kolar sericulture and agriculture market at Kondarajanahalli, mango trading market at Srinivaspura, besides a number of jewellery shops in the Kolar Gold Fields. Unlike most of the other parliamentary constituencies in the state, Kolar has six assembly segments, three of which are reserved for candidates from the marginalized sections of society.

List of winner/current and runner up MPs Kolar Parliamentary Constituency.

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Kolar parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Kolar constituency is Shri K.H. Muniyappa of INC.

Year PC No. PC Name Category winner/current MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
201428KolarGENK.H.Muniyappa M INC 418926 Kolar Kesava M JD(S) 371076
200928KolarGENMuniyappa,Shri K.H. MINC344771D.S.VeeraiahMBJP321765
200410Kolar(SC)K.H. MuniyappaMINC385582Veeraiah D SMBJP373947
199910Kolar(SC)K.H. MuniyappaMINC321964G. MangammaMBJP239182
199810Kolar(SC)K.H.MuniyappaMINC304261Balaji ChannaiahMJD226289
199610Kolar(SC)K H MuniyappaMINC310349Balaji ChannaiahMJD293307
199110Kolar(SC)K.H. MuniyappaMINC235902V. HanumappaMBJP173525
198910Kolar(SC)Y.RamakrishnaMINC350009B.MuniyappaMJD217407
198410Kolar(SC)V. VenkateshMJNP239562G. Y. KrishnanMINC194797
198010Kolar(SC)G.Y. KrishnanMINC(I)182241T. ChannaiahMJNP84729
197710Kolar(SC)G. Y. KrishnanMINC196290Y. RamakrishnaMBLD123274

Facts about current sitting MP of Kolar Constituency

Name of MP Dr. K.H. Muniyappa
Age 70
Nature of Membership Elected
Term May, 2014 to In office
Political Party Indian National Congress
Gender Male
Educational Qualification B.A., LL.B., Doctorate (Honorary)
Activities of Dr. K.H. Muniyappa in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 23
Private member bills passed 0
Questions asked 0
Attendance N/A

Note:Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 Feb 2018.

List of Assembly Constituencies in Kolar Parliamentary Constituency

The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Kolar parliamentary constituency.

Names of Assembly Constituencies
SidlaghattaSrinivaspuraMulbagal (SC)
Kolar Gold Fields (SC)Bangarapet (SC)Kolar
Malur 


Last Updated on February 24, 2015



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