Universally acknowledged the enchanting Mysore Palace, along with a rich historic past going back to the ancient period-most significantly, to the period of the Wodeyars-the Mysore District is represented in the Indian Parliament by the Mysore Parliamentary constituency. It is one of the 28 Lok Sabha seats which belong to this southern Indian state of Karnataka. The Mysore Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 21) consists of 1,653,991 number of electorates in totality, of these 834,826 are males and 819,165 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests.
This parliamentary constituency presently comprises eight legislative assembly segments. Out of these, Virajpet and Madikeri previously belonged to the erstwhile Dakshina Kannada Lok Sabha constituency, before being merged with the Mysore Parliamentary segment as per the Delimitation Commission’s orders. Fed by the rivers Kaveri and Kabini, Mysore survives primarily on a rich agrarian economy. Besides, tourism sector adds to the bulk of the revenue, as this district is flooded by tourists year round. The Mysore Palace is indubitably the most famous landmark, popularised by the kingdoms of the Deccan, and more specifically, by Tipu Sultan.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Mysore Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Mysore 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 Mysore constituency is Shri Prathap Simha of BJP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||21||Mysore||GEN||Prathap Simha||M||BJP||503908||Adagooru H Vishwanath||M||INC||472300|
|2009||21||Mysore||GEN||Vishwanath,Shri Adagooru Huchegowda||M||INC||354810||C.H.Vijayashankar||M||BJP||347119|
|2004||16||Mysore||GEN||C. H. Vijayashankar||M||BJP||316442||A S Guruswamy||M||JD(S)||306292|
|1999||16||Mysore||GEN||Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar||M||INC||338051||C.H.Vijayashankar||M||BJP||324620|
|1996||16||Mysore||GEN||Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadeyay||M||INC||258299||G T Deve Gowda||M||JD||246623|
|1991||16||Mysore||GEN||Chandraprabha Urs (W)||F||INC||225881||Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar||M||BJP||208999|
|1989||16||Mysore||GEN||Srikantadatta Narasimbharaj Wadeyar||M||INC||384888||D.Mandegowda||M||JNP(JP)||135524|
|1984||16||Mysore||GEN||Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar||M||INC||247754||K. P. Shanthamurthy||M||IND||183144|
|1980||16||Mysore||GEN||M. Rajashekaramurthy||M||INC(I)||195724||H.D. Tulsidasappa||M||INC(U)||112688|
|1977||16||Mysore||GEN||H. D. Tulsidas||M||INC||195657||M. S. Gurupadaswamy||M||BLD||153989|
Facts about current sitting MP of Mysore Constituency
|Name of MP||Prathap Simha|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Educational Qualification||Post Graduate|
|Activities of Prathap Simha in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Mysore Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Mysore parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015