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Bangalore South Election Results: BJP's Tejasvi Surya wins, Soumya Reddy of Congress concedes defeat

Bangalore South Election Results: All eyes are on Bangalore South seat as both Tejasvi Surya and Sowmya Reddy are confident about winning this seat.
Bangalore South Election Results Live updates: Tejasvi Surya vs Sowmya Reddy
Bangalore South Election Results Live updates: Tejasvi Surya vs Sowmya Reddy

Bangalore South Election Results: Tejasvi Surya of the BJP won the high-profile Bangalore South constituency with 2,77, 083 votes. He defeated Soumya Reddy of the Congress. Out of all four Lok Sabha seats in state capital Bengaluru, the Bangalore South seat draws huge attention as it saw a tight contest between Tejasvi Surya and Sowmya Reddy, who is the daughter of Karnataka minister Ramalinga Reddy. Though Bangalore South has been a BJP's bastion for last few decades, Reddy was aiming to turn the tide towards the Congress party....Read More

D K Suresh, brother of Deputy Chief Minister and state Congress chief D K Shivakumar, was defeated in the Bangalore Rural constituency by BJP's CN Manjunath. Suspended JD(S) leader and MP Prajwal Revanna, who is facing charges of sexually abusing several women, also lost from Hassan.

The counting of votes for the Lok Sabha Election 2024 began at 8 am on Tuesday. Karnataka is considered an important state for all political parties.

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June 4, 2024 8:00 PM IST

‘Bangalore South blessed Modi ji,’ Tejasvi Surya thanks voters

BJP MP Tejasvi Surya has thanked the people of Bangalore South for the mandate. In an X post, Tejasvi said, “Bengaluru South has blessed @narendramodi led BJP once again! I thank you all for reposing your faith in me & blessing us with a massive margin of 2.77 lakh votes. I promise to work with even more dedication and double down on all projects that I initiated in my first term! Looking forward to Modi 3.0”

June 4, 2024 5:53 PM IST

Tejasvi Surya secures 7,45,295 votes as of 5:50pm

Tejasvi Surya secures 7,45,295 votes as of 5:50pm, compared to 4,71,638 votes secured by Congress' Soumya Reddy, the ECI said.

June 4, 2024 3:26 PM IST

BJP's Tejasvi Surya likely to win as he leads with nearly 7 lakh votes

BJP's Tejasvi Surya secured as many as 6,97,744 votes in Bengaluru South, emerging as the likely winner, with his opponent, Soumya Reddy from the Congress trailing behind.

June 4, 2024 2:06 PM IST

BJP's Tejasvi Surya likely to win as he continues to lead with 6 lakh plus votes

BJP's Tejasvi Surya continued to lead in Bengaluru South with as many as 6,60,415 votes, while Congress party's Soumya Reddy trailed behind, securing 4,16,610 votes in total, as of 2:00 pm, according to the ECI.

June 4, 2024 12:35 PM IST

Congress' Soumya Reddy trails in Bengaluru South by over two lakh votes

BJP's Tejasvi Surya continued to lead in Bengaluru South with as many as 4,57,471 votes, while Congress party's Soumya Reddy trailed behind, securing 2,43,637 votes in total, as of 12:30 m, according to the ECI.

June 4, 2024 11:35 AM IST

BJP's Tejasvi Surya continues to lead, secures 3.3 lakh votes

BJP's Tejasvi Surya continued to lead in Bengaluru South with as many as 3,30,827 votes, while Congress party's Soumya Reddy trailed behind, securing 1,58,736 votes in total, as of 11:30 am, according to the ECI.

June 4, 2024 11:20 AM IST

Bengaluru Rural: Dr CN Manjunath leads, Cong's DK Suresh trails

In Bengaluru Rural, Deputy Chief Minister D K Shivakumar's brother and Congress MP D K Suresh was trailing by a margin of 51,869 votes. Eminent cardiologist and former PM H D Deve Gowda's son-in-law Dr C N Manjunath of BJP was leading in the constituency.

June 4, 2024 10:34 AM IST

Three BJP candidates Surya, Karandlaje, PC Mohan leading in Bengaluru constituencies

In Bengaluru, BJP candidates Tejasvi Surya (South), PC Mohan (Central), and Shobha Karandlaje (North) are leading.

June 4, 2024 9:53 AM IST

‘Looking forward to working for Bengaluru in Modi 3.0’: Tejasvi Surya

Bengaluru South BJP candidate Tejasvi Surya took to social media to celebrate the early numbers that indicated a saffron victory in his constituency and wrote, “Bengaluru South's blessings for Sri @NarendraModi Ji is a strong indication for BJP's commitment to the growth & development of Namma Ooru. Looking forward to working with dedication for Bengaluru in Modi 3.0.”

June 4, 2024 9:31 AM IST

‘Seems to be a historic electoral mandate’: Tejasvi Surya as early numbers out

BJP candidate from Bengaluru South, Tejasvi Surya spoke to reporters on Tuesday morning and said, "This seems to be a historic electoral mandate that people of India have given in favour of PM Narendra Modi and the BJP. The INDI alliance has been a conglomeration of corrupt, caste-based communal entities... This reflects the majority of the Indian electorate, who have rejected the economic vision of the Congress and the INDI alliance. The freebie politics which would have been a sure-shot economic disaster for the country has been rejected."

(ANI)

June 4, 2024 9:07 AM IST

Bengaluru South BJP candidate Tejasvi Surya leads in early trends

Bengaluru South BJP candidate Tejasvi Surya was seen leading over Congress candidate Soumya Reddy in early trends, reports showed.

June 4, 2024 9:00 AM IST

Video: This is the room where counting of votes will take place in Bengaluru

Strong room opened in Bengaluru ahead of the counting of votes for the Lok Sabha Elections 2024. See video.

(ANI)

June 4, 2024 8:39 AM IST

Video: Bengaluru South BJP candidate Tejasvi Surya offers prayers ahead of counting of votes

Lok Sabha Election Results 2024: Bengaluru South Lok Sabha seat BJP candidate Tejasvi Surya offers prayers at his residence ahead of the counting of votes. See video.

(PTI)

June 4, 2024 8:02 AM IST

Bangalore South Election Results Live: Counting begins at all 28 seats in Karnataka

The counting for all 28 seats in Karnataka has commenced and postal ballots will be counted in the first 30 minutes. The EVMs are likely to be opened at 8:30 am.

June 4, 2024 7:54 AM IST

Bangalore South Election Results Live: Here is where the counting happening

More than 2,400 police officers have been deployed at the three counting centres in the state capital, namely Mount Carmel College, Vasantnagar (Bangalore Central Constituency), St Joseph's Indian High School, Vithal Mallya Road (Bangalore North Constituency) and SSMRV College, Jayanagar (Bangalore South Constituency).

June 4, 2024 7:45 AM IST

How did Bengaluru South vote in the past?

Bengaluru South has been a bastion of the BJP as it has been winning there since 1996. BJP stalwart leader and former union minister Anant Kumar won from Bengaluru South five consecutive times, and he became a union minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s cabinets. After the death of Anant Kumar in 2018, the BJP fielded Tejasvi Surya in 2019. Tejasvi Suya had taken on BK Hariprasad of Congress in 2019 and won with a majority of more than three lakh votes.

June 4, 2024 7:43 AM IST

What assembly constituencies come under Bangalore South?

A total of eight assembly constituencies are part of this Parliament seat, which include Govindraj Nagar, Vijay Nagar, Chickpet, Basavanagudi, Padmanabha Nagar, BTM Layout, Jayanagar and Bommanahalli.

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