Congress spreading rumours on leadership change in Karnataka: Arun Singh

In the bypolls, the party failed to retain Hanagal Assembly segment in Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai’s home district Haveri, while it managed to win Sindagi by a big margin.

published on : 9th November 2021

Post Hanagal bypoll victory, former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah plays AHINDA card again

Siddaramaiah met AICC president Sonia Gandhi three weeks before the bypolls and had assured her of a win for the party, especially in Hanagal, as Mane was his choice of candidate.

published on : 8th November 2021

JDS bound to Old Mysuru, but faces trouble here too

By fielding its candidate Niyaz Shaik in Hanagal, where it has no base, the party faced humiliation as it could garner a mere 927 votes, and the minorities went with the Congress candidate.

published on : 4th November 2021

Mixed bag for BJP in Karnataka bypolls

Cong’s Mane wins Hanagal, BJP’s Bhusanur secures Sindagi; Results also raise questions over JDS’ political relevance  

published on : 3rd November 2021

Srinivas Mane’s local connect, unity factor played big role in Congress win

The closely-fought Hanagal bypoll result appears to be influenced by a few factors: the charisma of party leaders, unity in the party, and the candidate’s local connect.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Hanagal bypoll drubbing for BJP: BSY, local rapport tip scales

The bypoll result may not be an indicator for future elections, but is certainly a wake-up call for the BJP ahead of a series of elections, leading up to the 2023 assembly elections.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Congress hopes to script comeback in Karnataka Assembly in 2023

The win in Hanagal comes as a ray of hope for the Congress, which has lost 17 of the 21 constituencies where bypolls were held, since the BJP came to power in 2019.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Karnataka bypoll results: Congress wins Hangal in CM Bommai's home district, BJP win in Sindagi

Hanagal and Sindagi assembly segments went to polls on Saturday and the results were announced on Tuesday

published on : 2nd November 2021

Hanagal bypoll: Setback for BJP as Congress wins in CM Bommai's home turf

Winning candidate Srinivas Mane said money power lost as Congress leaders put a lot of effort to counter the tricks of the BJP government to win the poll. 

published on : 2nd November 2021

Bypoll results: A crucial test for Bommai on Tuesday

The results of fiercely-fought bypolls to Hanagal and Sindagi Assembly constituencies will be announced on Tuesday.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Karnataka bypolls: Hanagal, Sindagi record good voter turnout

The combined turnout, however, was an estimated 6% higher than the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, leading political pundits to speculate which party would benefit by this.

published on : 31st October 2021

Notes for votes: Going rate Rs 1,500-3,000 in Sindagi, Hanagal

Since bank transactions and withdrawal of large amounts are monitored, the cash is sourced from local businessmen and contractors.

published on : 29th October 2021

As Sindagi, Hanagal campaign ends, BJP, Congress claim victory

According to political pundits, the BJP bolstered its position at the fag end of the campaign by having most of its leaders and ministers in Sindagi and Hanagal constituencies.

published on : 28th October 2021

Hanagal, Sindagi bypolls: SEC steps up vigil in both segments

The State Election Commission has beefed up its vigil in Sindagi and Hanagal ahead of the October 30 bypolls to check for illegal acts, including movement of cash to woo the voters.

published on : 28th October 2021

Hanagal voters hope for winds of change

Around 80 per cent of people in the taluk are farmers or farm labourers. Paddy, sugarcane, cotton, maize, mango and horticultural crops are the mainstay.

published on : 27th October 2021
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