Karnataka Assembly Constituency wise Seats Won-BJP Congress JDS-Election Results 2013
Karnataka state legislative assembly election to be held on 5 May 2013. Karnataka Chief Electoral Officer Anil Kumar Jha said 2,295 candidates had filed nominations for the election officer of the state. Large number of independent candidates 1051 nominations nominated. In these elections 3 main political parties Congress, BJP and JDS are competition. From Loksatta Party (loksattakarnataka.org) 27 candidates are contesting. Karnataka Ex-Chief Minister S.M.Krishna not participating in election campaigns
Karnataka Assembly Total Seats: 224
Polling Date: 05-05-2013
Election Results: 08-05-2013
Karnataka Assembly Election Results Seats won (Last election-2008)
Janata Dal (Secular):Won: 40 Seats
Others: Won: 16 Seats
Parties Performance in legislative assembly elections
JD(S) won 139 seats in 1989, 115 Seats in 1994, 58 seats in 2004.
INC (Congress) won 178 seats in 1989, 132 seats in 1999, 80 seats in 2008.
BJP gradually improved and made strong position 40 seats in 1994, 44 seats in 1999, 79 seats in 2004 and 110 seats in 2008
Recently in the elections of City & Town region seats gained
Total Seats: 4952
BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party): Jagadish Shettar
Congress: Mallikarjun Kharge