Mysore is one of the Lok Sabha constituency out of the 28 constituencies in the Indian state of Karnataka. Here the general election 2019 for this constituency will be held on April 18, 2019. The parliament constituency number of this constituency is 21. The results of the Mysore Constituency will be declared today. The counting of votes began on the Parliamentary seat in Mysore at 8 am on Thursday, May 23. Voting took place for the Mysore seat in the second phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019. A total voter turnout of 69.23 per cent was recorded, as per Election Commission of India. Stay with us for Live updates on the results for the Mysore Lok Sabha seat in Karnataka. BJP Candidate Prathap Simha Elected MP. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Schedule: Voting In 7 Phases From April 11 to May 19, Counting And Results On May 23; Check All Dates For General Elections.
For the upcoming Lok Sabha Election 2019, BJP has nominated Prathap Simha whereas Indian National Congress (INC) has selected Vijayshankar to compete for General Election 2019.The Election Commission has declared March 26, 2019, as the last date of filing on nominations from the seats. The last date for withdrawal of candidature is March 29, 2019. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase II: List of States And Constituencies Voting On April 18.
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During 16th Lok Sabha Polls, Pratap Simha from Bhartiya Janata Party(BJP)) defeated Adagur H. Vishwanath from Indian National Congress(INC). The other candidate who competed for this seat was Chandrashekaraiah from Janata Dal(Secular). The BJP candidate won by a margin of 74,041 votes. The total turnout of voters was 11,50,670.
The 17th Lok Sabha election will be held throughout India from April 11, 2019, and it will last till May 19, 2019. The polling will be done in 7 phases. The result for each phase will be declared on May 23, 2019.