Kolar 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.
Kolar Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
|Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status|
|S. Muniswamy||Bharatiya Janata Party||707930||0||1235||709165||56.35||Winner|
|K.H. Muniyappa||Indian National Congress||498259||0||885||499144||39.66||1st Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||13873||0||16||13889||1.1||2nd Runner-up|
|Jayaprasad M.G||Bahujan Samaj Party||9846||0||15||9861||0.78||3rd Runner-up|
|Ashok Chakravarthi M.B||Ambedkar Samaj Party||7075||0||10||7085||0.56||4th Runner-up|
|Ramanji. R||Uttama Prajaakeeya Party||3406||0||6||3412||0.27||5th Runner-up|
|Raj Kumaresan. L||Independent||2877||0||4||2881||0.23||6th Runner-up|
|N.C. Subbarayappa||Independent||2574||0||0||2574||0.2||7th Runner-up|
|C. Shankarappa||Independent||2493||0||2||2495||0.2||8th Runner-up|
|Dr. Ramesh Babu. V.M.||Independent||1490||0||4||1494||0.12||9th Runner-up|
|G. Chikkanarayana||Republican Sena||1491||0||0||1491||0.12||10th Runner-up|
|Medihala Chalavadi M Chandrashekar||Independent||1453||0||1||1454||0.12||11th Runner-up|
|Sarvesh N.M.||Pyramid Party Of India||1407||0||0||1407||0.11||12th Runner-up|
|Munirajappa. P||Independent||1183||0||1||1184||0.09||13th Runner-up|
|Dhanamatnalli Venkateshappa||Republican Party Of India (A)||1014||0||1||1015||0.08||14th Runner-up|
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 MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||28||Kolar||GEN||K.H.Muniyappa ||M ||INC ||418926 ||Kolar Kesava ||M ||JD(S) ||371076|
|2009||28||Kolar||GEN||Muniyappa,Shri K.H. ||M||INC||344771||D.S.Veeraiah||M||BJP||321765|
|2004||10||Kolar||(SC)||K.H. Muniyappa||M||INC||385582||Veeraiah D S||M||BJP||373947|
|1999||10||Kolar||(SC)||K.H. Muniyappa||M||INC||321964||G. Mangamma||M||BJP||239182|
|1996||10||Kolar||(SC)||K H Muniyappa||M||INC||310349||Balaji Channaiah||M||JD||293307|
|1991||10||Kolar||(SC)||K.H. Muniyappa||M||INC||235902||V. Hanumappa||M||BJP||173525|
|1984||10||Kolar||(SC)||V. Venkatesh||M||JNP||239562||G. Y. Krishnan||M||INC||194797|
|1980||10||Kolar||(SC)||G.Y. Krishnan||M||INC(I)||182241||T. Channaiah||M||JNP||84729|
|1977||10||Kolar||(SC)||G. Y. Krishnan||M||INC||196290||Y. Ramakrishna||M||BLD||123274|
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|
|Kolar Gold Fields (SC)||Bangarapet (SC)||Kolar|
Last Updated on: July 2, 2019