10 MPs from Karnataka who will enter the Parliament for the first time
First Published 26, May 2019, 6:09 PM
Karnataka has as many as 10 first-time MPs. Here is the list of the 10 MPs and their constituencies
A newcomer Tejasvi Surya of BJP won against Congress' BK Hariprasad.
JD(S) leader Prajwal Revanna contested for the first time and defeated BJP's A Manju.
BJP's Umesh Jadhav defeated 10-time MLA and 2-time MP from Kalaburagi, Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge.
Anna Saheb contested for the first time in Lok Sabha elections and this time he defeated Prakash Hukkeri of Congress in Chikkodi.
Sumalatha is the only independent candidate to win the elections. A newcomer in politics, Sumalatha defeated JD(S) candidate Nikhil Kumaraswamy. Sumalatha was supported by BJP.
BJP's Muniswamy defeated 7-time MP from Congress, KH Muniyappa in Kolar. Fro the first time in the history of Karnataka, a BBMP member has become an MP.
Bachegowda of BJP defeated former union minister M Veerappa Moily, who was seeking re-election from Chikkaballapur.
BJP's Devendrappa defeated sitting MP VS Ugrappa of Congress to enter Lok Sabha for the first time.
BJP's A Narayanaswamy defeated sitting MP BN Chandrappa of Congress from Chitradurga.
BJP leader Raja Amarashwar Nayak defeated Congress leader BV Nayak in Raichur to enter the Parliament for the first time