BJP’s Ananth Kumar retains Bangalore SouthMay 16th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary H.N. Ananth Kumar retained the Bangalore South seat for the fifth time in a row.
He defeated Congress’ Krishna Byre Gowda by a margin of 37,612 votes. Independent candidate and no-frills aviation pioneer G.R. Gopinath was also a candidate in the constituency.