New Delhi, May 31: Congress candidate Munirathna has won the Rajarajeshwari Nagar or RR Nagar Assembly or Vidhan Soudha in the RR Nagar election result 2018. The early had given a lead to the Congress candidate and by the 4th round of counting, he was 24,000 votes ahead of the BJP candidate. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had fielded Muniraju Gowda in the RR Nagar assembly constituency. Also Read - Virtual Rallies, Conferences: This is How BJP Plans to Celebrate First Anniversary of Modi Govt 2.0
“We won the RR Nagar seat with huge margin, the people of Bengaluru have blessed us,” Congress’s Dinesh Gundu Rao said. Also Read - Congress to Hold Online Campaign on May 28 to Highlight People's Distress Due to COVID-19 Crisis
All eyes were on Rajarajeshwari Nagar or RR Nagar election results in Karnataka today where the Congress, Janata Dal (Secular) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) locked in a triangular electoral contest.
R R Nagar Vidhan Sabha seat in Karnataka was scheduled to go to polls on May 12. However, voting was rescheduled for May 28 after 9,567 voter IDs were found in a flat in Jalahalli, three days before the state went to polls, which necessitated the repolling. There were a total of 4,54,909 voters in the RR Nagar assembly constituency that includes general voters, NRI voters, and service voters.
While the Congress had fielded Munirathna, JD(S) had contested GH Ramachandra and the BJP had fielded Tulasi Muniraju Gowda.