Bengaluru, May 15: The Karnataka Elections 2018 Results will be declared on Tuesday. The 222-Assembly constituencies, out of the total 224, in Karnataka went to polls on May 12, Saturday. Voting on Yellapur, Hangal, Shiggaon, Haveri (SC) and Byadgi Assembly seats, along with others, was held on May 12. The results of Yellapur, Hangal, Shiggaon, Haveri (SC) and Byadgi Assembly seats will be announced today. Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018 is witnessing a tough contest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Indian National Congress (INC) and Janata Dal (Secular). Siddaramaiah of the Congress is the current Chief Minister of the state. The term of current Karnataka Assembly ends on May 28. Voting for Karnataka Election 2018 was held on May 12. Over 70 per cent voter turnout was recorded. (Live streaming of Karnataka Polls Results)
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Yellapur, constituency number 81, in Karnataka, went to polls on May 12. The seat was won by Arbail Sbivaram Hebbar of the INC in 2013 Karnataka Assembly Elections. In Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018, the seat is witnessing a contest between Andalagi Veerabhadragouda Shivanagouda Patil of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Arabail Hebbar Shivaram of the Indian National Congress (INC), Naik Ravindra A of Janata Dal (Secular).
Hangal, constituency number 82, is currently held by INC’s Manohar H Tahashildar. The seat is being contested between CM Udasi of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Mane Srinivas of the Indian National Congress (INC) and Bommanahalli Babu of Janata Dal (Secular) in Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018.
Shiggaon, constituency number 83, is currently held by BJP’s Basavaraj Bommai. In Karanataka Assembly Elections 2018, the seat will see a contest between Basavaraj Bommai of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Sayed Azeempeer Khadri of the Indian National Congress (INC) and Ashok Bevinamar of JD(S).
Haveri, constituency number 84, was won by INC’s Rudrappa Manappa Lamani in 2013 Karnataka Assembly elections. The seat is reserved for Scheduled Caste candidates. For Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018, the Congress has fielded Rudrappa Lamani from the seat and Neharu Olekar will contest for the BJP and Sanjay Dange for JD(S).
Byadgi, constituency number 85, was won by Basavaraj Neelappa Shivannanavar of the INC in 2013. On May 12, Ballary Virupakshappa Rudrappa will fight the Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018 for BJP against SR Patil of the INC and Shivabasappa Channabasappa Bagannanavar of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP).
The Indian National Congress (INC) won a majority of seats, with 122 out of 224 MLAs, in the 2013 elections.