Dharwad District Map
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.
Dharwad Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
|Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status|
|Pralhad Joshi||Bharatiya Janata Party||682557||0||2280||684837||56.43||Winner|
|Vinay Kulkarni||Indian National Congress||479119||0||646||479765||39.54||1st Runner-up|
|Irappa Madar||Bahujan Samaj Party||6322||0||22||6344||0.52||2nd Runner-up|
|Somashekhar. Peeraji. Yadav.||Independent||5400||0||0||5400||0.44||3rd Runner-up|
|Gangadhar Badiger||Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist)||4750||0||5||4755||0.39||4th Runner-up|
|Mallikarjunagouda Giriyappagouda Balanagoudra||Independent||4457||0||1||4458||0.37||5th Runner-up|
|Raju. Anantsa. Naikwadi||Independent||4425||0||1||4426||0.36||6th Runner-up|
|Hashinabanu Tapalvale||Independent||4370||0||5||4375||0.36||7th Runner-up|
|Maradagi Veerappa Gurushantappa||Independent||4081||0||0||4081||0.34||8th Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||3503||0||9||3512||0.29||9th Runner-up|
|Shakeel Ahmad Abdulsattar Dodwad||Independent||1894||0||1||1895||0.16||10th Runner-up|
|Makhtum Khan. Hasanalikhan Sirdesai||Independent||1739||0||1||1740||0.14||11th Runner-up|
|Santosh Nandur||Uttama Prajaakeeya Party||1564||0||2||1566||0.13||12th Runner-up|
|Vadiraj Mannari Madhusudhan (Pandurangi)||All India Hindustan Congress Party||1186||0||3||1189||0.1||13th Runner-up|
|B. G. Sangannavar||Independent||1093||0||0||1093||0.09||14th Runner-up|
|Dundasi Abdulrahiman Mahammad Hanif||Independent||904||0||1||905||0.07||15th Runner-up|
|Udayakumar Ayyappa Ambiger||Independent||896||0||3||899||0.07||16th Runner-up|
|Raju Harishchandra Kamble||Azad Mazdoor Kissan Party||826||0||3||829||0.07||17th Runner-up|
|Vinod D Ghodke||Proutist Bloc, India||725||0||0||725||0.06||18th Runner-up|
|Revanshiddappa Basavaraj Talawar||Bharatiya Prajagala Kalyana Paksha||707||0||4||711||0.06||19th Runner-up|
Formed in the year 2008, the Dharwad Lok Sabha constituency has remained in the hands of the BJP from the first election it fought in 2009. Dharwad is one of the 28 parliamentary segments which belong to the southern Indian state of Karnataka. The Dharwad Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 11) consists of 1,411,500 number of electorates in totality, of these 723,069 are males and 688,431 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests. Eight legislative assembly segments constitute it, out of which Hubli-Dharwad-East is reserved for Scheduled Caste candidates.
These eight Vidhan Sabha segments were earlier part of the Dharwad North and Dharwad South Lok Sabha constituencies, respectively, both of which ceased to exist following the Delimitation Commission’s orders of 2008. This constituency belongs to the district of Dharwad, which has been, since the ancient times, renowned as a gateway and a resting place for travelers. In around the 12th century A.D., this region of Dharwad is said to have been ruled by the Chalukyas, and was later captured by the Bahamani rulers, before finally being annexed into the kingdom of Vijayanagara in the 14th century. This district has a fairly sparse population, numbering 1,846,993 (2011 Census). Agriculture is the backbone of the economy, with major crops being rice, wheat, jowar, onion, maize and cotton. The APMC Market in Hubli is the primary trading centre for the agricultural produce.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Dharwad Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Dharwad 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 Dharwad constituency is Shri Pralhad Joshi of BJP.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||11||Dharwad||GEN||Pralhad Joshi ||M ||BJP ||545395 ||Vinay Kulkarni ||M ||INC ||431738|
|2009||11||Dharwad||GEN||Pralhad Venkatesh Joshi||M||BJP||446786||Kunnur Manjunath Channappa||M||INC||309123|
|2004||24||Dharwad North||GEN||Pralhad Joshi||M||BJP||385084||B S Patil||M||INC||302006|
|1999||24||Dharwad North||GEN||Vijay Sankeshwar||M||BJP||345197||Veeranna A.Mattikatti||M||INC||303595|
|1998||24||Dharwad North||GEN||Vijay Sankeshwar||M||BJP||339660||D.K.Naikar||M||INC||210459|
|1996||24||Dharwad North||GEN||Vijay Sankeshwar||M||BJP||228572||Munavalli Shankaranna Ishwarappa||M||JD||188221|
|1991||24||Dharwad North||GEN||D.K. Naikar||M||INC||157682||Bellad Chandrakant||M||BJP||135891|
|1989||24||Dharwad North||GEN||D.K.Naikar||M||INC||276545||Chandrakant Bellad||M||JD||220997|
|1984||23||Dharwad North||GEN||Naikar Dyamappa Kallappa||M||INC||229865||S. I. Shettar||M||JNP||185014|
|1980||24||Dharwad North||GEN||D.K. Naikar||M||INC(I)||208269||Mahishi Sarojini Bindurao||F||JNP||111575|
|1977||24||Dharwad North||GEN||Mahishi Sarojini Bindurao||F||INC||205627||Joshi Jaganath Rao Anant||M||BLD||151199|
|1971||23||Dharwar North||GEN||Sarojini Bindurao Mahishi||M||INC||189382||Wali Rachapa Gangappa||M||NCO||91313|
|1967||23||Dharwar North||GEN||M. S. Bindurao||M||INC||169173||J. R. Anantrao||M||BJS||81743|
|1962||9||Dharwar North||GEN||Sarojini Bindurao Mahishi||M||INC||187654||Veerayya Virabasayya Shivalli ||M||SWA||34104|
|1957||5||Dharwar North||GEN||Karmarkar Dattatraya Parashuram||M||INC||123622||Munavalli Basappa Nagappa||M||IND||58259|
|1951||32||Dharwar North||GEN||Karmaka Dattatraya Parsuramrao||M||INC||129077||Kambli Siddappa Totappa||M||KMPP||87206|
List of Assembly Constituencies in Dharwad Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Dharwad parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on: July 2, 2019