Prominent winners and losers in Karnataka assembly pollMay 25th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, May 25 (IANS) Following is the list of prominent winners and losers in the Karnataka assembly poll, results of which were announced Sunday. Winners:
Shikaripura: BJP’s chief ministerial candidate B.S. Yediyurappa
Chittapur (SC): State Congress chief Mallikarjuna Kharge
Ramanagara: Former chief minister H.D. Kumaraswamy of JD-S
Holenarasipura: Kumaraswamy’s elder brother H.D. Revanna.
Bellary City: Mining magnate G. Somasekhara Reddy of BJP
Shiggaon: BJP’s Basavaraj Bommai, son former chief minister S.R. Bommai
Jewargi: Former Congress chief minister Dharam Singh
Haliyal: Former Congress minister R.V. Deshpande
Srirangapatna: Film actor and union minister of state for information and broadcasting M.H. Ambareesh.
Gadag: Former Congress minister H.K. Patil
Shikaripura: Former chief minister and state Samajwadi Party chief S. Bangarappa
Soraba: Kumar Bangarappa and Madhu Bangarappa, sons of Bangarappa
Humnabad: JD-S state chief Merajuddin Patel
Ramanagara: Mamatha Nichani, daughter of former chief minister Ramakrishna Hegde
Chamarajanagar: Vatal Nagaraj, chief of pro-Kannada party Kannada Chaluvaligaru
Chamarajpet: R.V. Devaraj, Congress leader S.M. Krishna’s close confidante
Harapanahalli: M.P. Prakash, senior Congress leader who had moved from the JD-s ahead of the poll
Vijayanagara: BJP’s Pramila Nesargi, senior advocate and former chairperson of state women’s commission.
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