Bidar (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Bidar [ edit ]
Current MP Bhagwanth Khuba
Party BJP
Elected Year 2014
State Karnataka
Total Electors 1,600,962
Most Successful Party INC (10 times)

Bidar Lok Sabha constituency (Kannada: ಬೀದರ ಲೋಕ ಸಭೆ ಚುನಾವಣಾ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರ) is one of the 28 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Karnataka state in southern India.[1] This constituency came into existence in 1962. It was reserved for the candidates belonging to the Scheduled castes till 2008. It comprises the entire Bidar district and part of Gulbarga district.

Assembly segments[edit]

Bidar Lok Sabha constituency presently comprises the following eight Legislative Assembly segments:[1]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District
42 Chincholi SC Gulbarga
46 Alanda None Gulbarga
47 Basavakalyan None Bidar
48 Homnabad None Bidar
49 Bidar South None Bidar
50 Bidar None Bidar
51 Bhalki None Bidar
52 Aurad SC Bidar

Members of Parliament[edit]

Mysore State:

Karnataka State:

Election results[edit]

General Election, 2014: Bidar[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Bhagwant Khuba 4,59,260
INC N. Dharam Singh 3,67,068
JD(S) Bandeppa Khasempur 58,728
Majority 92,222
Turnout
BJP gain from INC Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 206. 
  2. ^ "Constituencywise-All Candidates". ECI. Archived from the original on May 17, 2014. Retrieved 21 May 2014. 

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