Doddaballapur lies in Bengaluru’s rural district and is part of Chikkballapur Parliamentary/Lok Sabha constituency. For 2018 Karnataka Elections, BJP is relying on J Narasimhaswamy against B Munegowda of the JDS and T Venkataramanaiah of the Congress party. Doddaballapur constituency has a total of 1,99,719 voters. Of these, there are around 1,00,433 male voters, 99,240 are female and 5 are others. In 2013 Karnataka elections, Congress candidate T.
Venkataramanaiah won the seat with a margin of 1447 votes against B Munegowda an independent candidate who received 37430 votes and C Channigappa of the JDS who received 34628 votes.
Here are the live updates of Karnataka Assembly election results 2018:
2:30pm: Congress’ T Venkataramanaiah wins with 73225 votes, recorded 2nd consecutive win.
1:40: In last Assembly elections, Congress candidate T Venkataramanaiah had won the elections with a narrow margin of 1447 votes.
1:15pm: Congress’s still leading with 73225 votes, counting in progress.
12:50pm: JD(S) candidate B Munegowda is trailing behind Congress’ T Venkataramanaiah, who has got 72880 votes till now.
11:14 am: Congress candidate T Venkataramanaiah has got 42458 votes, counting underway.
11:02am: Congress candidate T Venkataramanaiah surpasses JD(S) candidate, who was leading from the beginning. He has got 36072 votes.
10:29am: JD(S) candidate maintains narrow margin, counting underway.
10:20am: JD(S) candidate B Munegowda is leading the Doddaballapur constituency race with 26850 votes, counting underway.
10:00am: JD(S) candidate B Munegowda lead expanded and has got 15080 votes. Congress candidate is still trailing with 9661 votes and BJP’s J Narasimhaswamy has 2333 votes, counting underway.
9:30am: Janata Dal(Secular) candidate B Munegowda leading with 7781 votes. Congress T Venkataramanaiah is trailing with 4947 votes. BJP candidate J Narasimhaswamy is on no. 3 with 1367 votes.