Constituency Wise Karnataka Election Results 2018 Latest Updates: Tarikere, Kadur, Chiknayakanhalli, Tiptur and Turuvekere constituencies in Karnataka went to polls on May 12. The results of these constituencies will be declared on Tuesday. For the incumbent Congress government led by Siddaramaiah, it’s a matter of prestige to return to power whereas the BJP would try all in its might to unseat the Congress. The counting will start at 8 AM and the first trends are expected to be out by 8.30 am. Stay tuned to India.com for all LIVE updates.
All you need to know about Tarikere, Kadur, Chiknayakanhalli, Tiptur and Turuvekere Assembly Constituencies:
These are Assembly constituencies number 126-130. In 2013, the Tarikere and the Tiptur seats went to the Congress. Kadur, Chiknayakanhalli, and Turuvekere went to the JD(S). From Tarikere, there were 12 candidates in the running this year with the BJP fielding DS Suresh. The Congress had SM Nagaraju and JD(S) had TH Shivasankarappa. From Kadur, JD(S) repeated its sitting MLA YSV Datia, the Congress has KS Anand and the BJP fielded KS Prakash. In Chiknayakanhalli, JD(S) fielded Suresh Babu, BJP’s candidate is JC Madhuswamy, and the Congress candidate was Santhosh Jayachandra. In 2013, Suresh Babu had defeated Madhuswamy who was then fielded by KJP. Tiptur Assembly constituency number has BC Nagesh of the BJP against K Shadakshari of the Congress and Lokeshwara of JD(S). In 2013, K Shadakshari had defeated Nagesh. In Turuvekere, BJP’s Jayaram AS is pitted against Rangappa T Chowdri of the Congress and MT Krishnappa of JD (S). There are 11 candidates in the running. In 2013, MT Krishnappa had defeated KJP’s Masala Jayaram.