Bhatkal (Gen) is a State Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in the Uttara Kannada district and Coastal Karnataka region of Karnataka and is a part of the Uttara Kannada Parliamentary/Lok Sabha constituency.
There are a total of 2,12,646 voters in the constituency that include general voters, NRI voters and service voters. Amongst the general voters 1,08,412 are male, 1,04,177 female and 1 others. The electorate sex ratio in the constituency is 96.04 and the approximate literacy rate is 83%
IND won this seat in the 2013 Karnataka Assembly Elections with a margin of 9,884 votes (7.35%) securing 27.74% of the total votes polled. In 2013 the seat witnessed a voter turnout of 70.97%.
INC won this seat in the 2008 Assembly Elections with a margin of 12,166 votes (11.09%) registering 44.72% of the votes polled. In 2018 elections this seat witnessed a voter turnout of 73.2%.
Check the table below for Bhatkal live results in the Karnataka Assembly elections 2018:
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