Constituency-wise Karnataka Election Results 2018: Counting of votes for election results of Karnataka Assembly, including Yadgir, Gurmitkal, Chittapur, Shorapur and Shahapur seats, will be held today. The five said Vidhan Sabha seats went to polls on May 12. In the Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018, the ruling Congress party is up against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Catch live updates on Yadgir, Gurmitkal, Chittapur, Shorapur and Shahapur election results exclusively here. Get instant updates on Karnataka election results 2018 here.
Yadgir assembly constituency saw an electoral fight between BJP’s Venkata Reddy Mudnal, Dr A B Maalaka Raddy of Congress and A C Kadalur of Janata Dal-Secular. In the Gurmitkal Vidhan Sabha seat, Naganagouda of the JD-S, Saibanna Borbanda of the BJP and Baburao Chinchansur of the Congress were in the electoral contest. In 2013, Baburao Chinchanasoor had beat Nagana Gouda Kandakura of JD(S) to become the MLA of Gurmitkal.
In the Chittapur Vidhan Sabha seat, BJP fielded its incumbent legislator Valmiki Naik against Priyank Kharge of the Congress. Shorapur Assembly seat witnessed an electoral contest between BJP’s Naraishma Naik and incumbent MLA and Congress candidate Raja Venkatappa Naik. Shahapur assembly constituency saw a triangular contest between BJP’s Guru Patil Shiraval, JD-S’s Amin Reddy and Sharanabasappa Darshnapura of the Congress. In 2013 Karnataka elections, the seat was won by Guru Patilshiraval of the KJP, which has now merged with the BJP.