STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

MLC polls: BJP announces list, Congress and JDS ready

The names of Anil Kumar R, former KAS officer, for Tumakuru, and Appaji Gowda for Mandya were finalised.

Published: 20th November 2021 05:47 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th November 2021 05:47 AM   |  A+A-

Dr Suraj Revanna submits his nomination papers for the MLC election in Hassan on Friday (Photo | Express)

By Express News Service

BENGALURU: The BJP on Friday announced its list of candidates for 20 seats, for the December 10 polls to 25 Council seats from 20 electoral constituencies. The Congress has also finalised its candidates.Dr Suraj Revanna of the JDS, grandson of former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda, filed his nomination papers from Hassan, while Ramesh Gowda did so from Bengaluru Rural, on Friday. 

The names of Anil Kumar R, former KAS officer, for Tumakuru, and Appaji Gowda for Mandya were finalised.BJP’s list includes former Council chairman D H Shankaramurthy’s son D S Arun from Shivamogga,  Suja Kushalappa (Kodagu), Kota Srinivasa Pujary (Dakshina Kannada), M K Pranesh (Chikkamagaluru), Pradeep Shettar (Dharwad), Mahantesh Kavatagimath (Belagavi). B G Patil (Kalaburagi), K S Naveen (Chitradurga), Raghu Koutilya (Mysuru), Vishwanath (Hassan), Ganapathi Ulvekar (Uttara Kannada), Prakash Khandre (Bidar), H S Gopinath Reddy (Bengaluru), Manju (Mandya, KR Pete), Dr K N Venugopal (Kolar), Vishwanath A Banahatti (Raichur), B M Narayanaswamy (Bengaluru Rural), Y M Sathish (Ballari), N Lokesh (Tumakuru) and P H Pujar (Vijayapura).

Chethan Devanahalli (Bengaluru City), S Ravi (Bengaluru Rural), Govinde Gowda (Kolar), K C Kondaiah (Ballari), Saleem Ahmed (Dharwad) are among the probables on the Congress list. The list is likely to be out in a day or two, after KPCC president D K Shivakumar, who is in New Delhi, gets the seal of the party high command.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp