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Karnataka bypolls


Explained: What recent bypoll results mean for the three key parties in Karnataka

November 05, 2021 10:09 am

Karnataka bypolls: Although the BJP's campaign in Hanagal was unprecedented, BJP candidate Shivaraj Sajjanar could not win the seat on account of localised disconnect between the BJP, its candidate and the electorate.

Karnataka News Highlights: Puneeth's cremation to be done on Sunday; bypoll turnout over 70% in two seats

November 01, 2021 8:37 am

Kannada superstar Puneeth Rajkumar Funeral Highlights: In Haveri, the BJP fielded Shivaraj Sajjanar against the Congress' Srinivas Mane. Meanwhile in the Sindgi seat, BJP's Ramesh Bhusanur is up against the Congress' Ashok Managuli.

Karnataka bypolls: Congress accuses BJP of distributing Rs 2,000 per vote

October 21, 2021 6:36 pm

Hitting out at Congress leaders for the allegation, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai accused the Congress of having indulged in such activities and claimed that love and trust of the people was BJP’s strength to win the elections.

Siddaramaiah meets Sonia Gandhi, discusses Karnataka bypolls

October 05, 2021 6:16 pm

The Assembly constituencies of Hangal and Sindgi in Karnataka will go to polls on October 30. The party is expected to finalise its candidates by Wednesday

Bommai to face first electoral test as EC announces bypolls to 2 Karnataka seats

September 29, 2021 7:18 am

It is likely to be a prestige issue for new Karnataka CM Bommai. BJP has been dependent on veteran leader Yediyurappa for winning polls until now and Bommai will be facing his first major electoral test since becoming the CM in July.

Karnataka bypolls: ‘Poorest’ candidate has assets worth Rs 1.92 crore; Satish Jarkiholi richest

April 01, 2021 8:07 am

According to Satish Jarkiholi’s nomination papers, the assets owned by him and his family have increased by over 3.5 times since the 2018 Assembly elections.

Karnataka: Bypolls to Belgaum, Basavakalyan, Maski on April 17, counting on May 2

March 17, 2021 8:00 am

The Belgaum seat fell vacant after the death of former Union minister of state for Railways Suresh Angadi.

JDS not contesting bypolls as it wants its "marginal" votes to go to BJP: Siddaramaiah

February 11, 2021 5:20 pm

Siddaramaiah told reporters in Hubbali that the JDS was not strong in Belgaum (Belagavi), Basavakalyan, Sindgi and Maski constituencies where bypolls are due.

JD(S) will not contest upcoming by-polls in Karnataka: H D Deve Gowda

February 10, 2021 4:53 pm

In a release, Gowda said that he will completely involve himself towards organizing or building the party for 2023 assembly polls.

Karnataka RR Nagar, Sira bypoll results November 10 Highlights: BJP candidates Munirathna and Rajesh Gowda win RR Nagar and Sira

November 11, 2020 8:25 am

Karnataka RR Nagar, Sira Bypolls Results 2020, Karnataka By-Election Results 2020 November 10 Highlights: The Election Commission (EC) has made elaborate arrangements for the counting. According to the Karnataka Election Commission, counting will start with postal ballots at 8 am and EVMs at 8.30 am.