In 2009 Election Results
the UPA won around 261 out of 543 seats, and in the second position was NDA with 158 seats, while 23 seats were won by Left parties.
In 2014 Election Results
the BJP won 282 seats out of 543 seats. This took the NDA tally to 336 seats out of 543 seats in the Lok Sabha. INC could only manage to win 44 seats and stayed in the second position while AIADMK party from Tamil Nadu came third with 37 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.
In 2019, the BJP is set to return to power at the Centre after a sweeping win in the 2019 Lok Sabha election
, armed with a bigger mandate than in the 2014 General Election. The party - led by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah duo has secured 303 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha. Meanwhile, the Congress, the main Opposition party, managed to increase its vote share from 2014 only by a handful of votes, with a final tally of 52 seats. There will be no Leader of Opposition in the upcoming Lower House for a second consecutive term.
Chitradurga Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
|Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status
|A Narayanaswamy||Bharatiya Janata Party||624200||0||1995||626195||50.26||Winner|
|B N Chandrappa||Indian National Congress||545159||0||858||546017||43.82||1st Runner-up|
|Mahanthesh C U||Bahujan Samaj Party||8896||0||11||8907||0.71||2nd Runner-up|
|N T Vijayakumar||Independent||8705||0||2||8707||0.7||3rd Runner-up|
|Niranjana A D Cheelangi||Ambedkar Samaj Party||7771||0||2||7773||0.62||4th Runner-up|
|Lokesha M K||Independent||7025||0||1||7026||0.56||5th Runner-up|
|L Venugopal||Independent||6378||0||1||6379||0.51||6th Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||4348||0||20||4368||0.35||7th Runner-up|
|L Rangappa (Rtd.Ddpi)||Independent||4306||0||6||4312||0.35||8th Runner-up|
|Devendrappa||Uttama Prajaakeeya Party||4276||0||4||4280||0.34||9th Runner-up|
|C H Narayanaswamy||Independent||3801||0||1||3802||0.31||10th Runner-up|
|Ramesha V||Independent||2718||0||3||2721||0.22||11th Runner-up|
|V S Bhutharaja||Independent||2464||0||0||2464||0.2||12th Runner-up|
|D Pennappa Turuvanur||Independent||2359||0||0||2359||0.19||13th Runner-up|
|Arunachalam Y||Pyramid Party Of India||2220||0||0||2220||0.18||14th Runner-up|
|R Hanumanthappa||Independent||1836||0||1||1837||0.15||15th Runner-up|
|S Meetyanaik||Pragatishil Samajwadi Party (Lohia)||1631||0||5||1636||0.13||17th Runner-up|
|Kumar Y||Independent||1612||0||4||1616||0.13||18th Runner-up|
|Thippeswamy T||Independent||1570||0||1||1571||0.13||19th Runner-up|
Covering the entire district of Chitradurga and a portion of the Tumkur District is the Lok Sabha constituency of Chitradurga. It is one of the 28 Lok Sabha segments in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, and is reserved for SC candidates. 1,534,169 is the total electorate count in the Chitradurga Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 18). Out of these 779,895 number of electorates are males and the remaining 754,274 are belong to the female category as the Election commission of India 2009 reports suggest. Out of the eight Assembly segments which comprise this constituency, Sira and Pavagada are geographically situated in the Tumkur District, while the remaining are part of the Chitradurga District.
The assembly segments which are reserved for candidates belonging to the marginalized sections of the society are Molakalmuru, Holalkere, Challakere and Pavagada. A Congress stronghold, Chitradurga survives on an agrarian economy. However, the government has recognized the Chitradurga district as one of the 250 economically- backward regions of the country. Therefore, it is being funded under special schemes such as the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme. This district is famous for its Chitradurga Fort, which is historically important.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Chitradurga Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Chitradurga 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 Chitradurga constituency is Shri B.N.Chandrappa of INC.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||18||Chitradurga||(SC)||B.N.Chandrappa ||M ||INC ||467511 ||Janardhana Swamy ||M ||BJP ||366220|
|2009||18||Chitradurga||(SC)||Swamy,Shri Janardhana ||M||BJP||370920||Dr. B Thippeswamy||M||INC||235349|
|2004||7||Chitradurga||GEN||N.Y. Hanumanthappa||M||INC||322609||Kodandaramaiah P||M||JD(S)||285149|
|1996||7||Chitradurga||GEN||P.Kodandaramaiah||M||JD||251617||C P Mudalagiriyappa||M||INC||232235|
|1991||7||Chitradurga||GEN||C.P. Mudalagiriyappa||M||INC||302847||L.G. Havanura||M||BJP||220335|
|1984||7||Chitradurga||GEN||K. H. Ranganath||M||INC||279146||B. L. Gowda||M||JNP||222335|
|1980||7||Chitradurga||GEN||K. Mallanna||M||INC(I)||215180||B.L. Gowda||M||JNP||105819|
|1977||7||Chitradurga||GEN||K. Mallanna||M||INC||227926||H. C. Boraiah||M||BLD||141272|
List of Assembly Constituencies in Chitradurga Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Chitradurga parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Molakalmuru (ST)||Challakere (ST)||Chitradurga|
Last Updated on June 30, 2020