Puttur (Gen) is a State Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in the Dakshina Kannada district and Coastal Karnataka region of Karnataka and is a part of the Dakshina Kannada Parliamentary/Lok Sabha constituency.
There are a total of 1,97,987 voters in the constituency that include general voters, NRI voters and service voters. Amongst the general voters 98,928 are male, 98,994 female and 1 others. The electorate sex ratio in the constituency is 100.01 and the approximate literacy rate is 87%
INC won this seat in the 2013 Karnataka Assembly Elections with a margin of 4,289 votes (3%) securing 46.46% of the total votes polled. In 2013 the seat witnessed a voter turnout of 79.54%.
BJP won this seat in the 2008 Assembly Elections with a margin of 1,425 votes (1.15%) registering 37.77% of the votes polled. In 2018 elections this seat witnessed a voter turnout of 81.7%.
Check the table below for Puttur live results in the Karnataka Assembly elections 2018:
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