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Dakshina Kannada Election Results 2019 Live Updates: Nalin Kumar Kateel of BJP Wins

Check who won and who lost, who is leading, who is trailing and who will be the new Dakshina Kannada (ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕನ್ನಡ) MP (Member of Parliament / Sansad).

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Updated:May 23, 2019, 1:29 PM IST
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Dakshina Kannada Election Results 2019 Live Updates: Nalin Kumar Kateel of BJP Wins
Check who won and who lost, who is leading, who is trailing and who will be the new Dakshina Kannada (ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕನ್ನಡ) MP (Member of Parliament / Sansad).

17. Dakshina Kannada is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in Coastal Karnataka region of Karnataka in South India. This semi-urban general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 7.09% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 3.94%. The estimated literacy level of Dakshina Kannada is 88.57%. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, there were a total of eligible electors and the voter turnout was calculated at %. The seat went to the polls on Phase 2 on Thursday, April 18, 2019.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Nalin Kumar Kateel of BJP won in this seat by defeating the INC candidate by a margin of 1,43,709 votes which was 11.90% of the total votes polled in the constituency. BJP had a vote share of 53.23% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 14 contestants in 2014.

In 2009, Nalin Kumar Kateel of BJP emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the INC candidate by a margin of 40,420 votes which was 3.98% of the total votes polled. BJP had a vote share of 49.15% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 11 contestants in 2009.

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
BJP
774285
57.57%
Nalin Kumar Kateel
INC
499664
37.15%
Mithun M Rai
SDPI
46839
3.48%
Mohammed Eliyas
NOTA
7380
0.55%
Nota
BSP
4713
0.35%
S. Sathish Saliyan
IND
2752
0.20%
Alexander
IND
2315
0.17%
H. Suresh Poojary
IND
1702
0.13%
Venkatesh Bende
UPP
1629
0.12%
Vijay Shreenivas .C
HJP
948
0.07%
Supreeth Kumar Poojary
IND
908
0.07%
Maxim Pinto
IND
748
0.06%
Deepak Rajesh Coelho
IND
602
0.04%
Mohammad Khalid
IND
554
0.04%
Abdul Hameed

The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 77.15% and in 2009, the constituency registered 74.46% turnout during polling.

As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Dakshina Kannada was: Nalin Kumar Kateel (BJP) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.

According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 7,74,454 men, 7,90,765 women and 0 voters of the third gender.

Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Dakshina Kannada Lok Sabha results.

The geographic coordinates of Dakshina Kannada is: 12.9324 74.9813

Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: दक्षिण कन्नड़, कर्नाटक (Hindi); দক্ষিণ কানাড়া, কর্ণাটক (Bengali); दक्षिण कन्नड, कर्नाटक (Marathi); દક્ષિણ કર્નાડા, કર્ણાટક (Gujarati); தக்ஷிணா கன்னடா, கர்நாடகா (Tamil); దక్షణ కన్నడ, కర్నాటక (Telugu); ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕನ್ನಡ, ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ (Kannada); ദക്ഷിണ കന്നഡ, കർണാടക (Malayalam).

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