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Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Highlights: BJP falls one seat short of gaining simple majority in Karnataka Legislative Council

Karnataka Legislative Council Election Results 2021 Highlights, Karnataka MLC Election Results Highlight: The election was necessitated as tenures of the MLCs are set to end on January 5.

Karnataka MLC Election Counting of Votes Live Result Update
The voting for the biennial election to Karnataka Legislative Council’s 25 seats from 20 Local Authorities’ Constituencies was held on December 10.

MLC Election Results Karnataka 2021 Highlights: The ruling BJP on Tuesday fell one seat short of gaining a simple majority in the Karnataka Legislative Council. The party bagged 11 of the 25 seats, from 20 Local Authorities’ constituencies in the state, for which the biennial election was held on December 10, and counting was taken up yesterday, poll officials said. The opposition Congress also managed to clinch 11 seats, while the JD(S) won two seats. An independent candidate has managed to win one of the two seats in the prestigious Belagavi constituency, they said. With these results, BJP’s strength in the 75-member ‘Upper House’ has gone up from 32 to 37, while the Congress’ tally declined from 29 to 26, and the JD(S)’ numbers came down from 12 to 10. The voting for the biennial election to Karnataka Legislative Council’s 25 seats from 20 Local Authorities’ Constituencies was held on December 10 and around above 99 per cent voter turnout was recorded during the polls. There were a total of 90 candidates whose fates have been sealed in the ballot box. These include 20 each from BJP and Congress, six from JD(S), 33 Independents and the rest from smaller parties.

The election was necessitated as tenures of the MLCs are set to end on January 5. Of the 25 outgoing MLCs, 14 are from Congress, seven from BJP and four from JD(S). After the result, JD(S) leader and former chief minister HD Kumaraswamy said that the Congress and the BJP had tacit understanding and they worked together to finish the JD(S). Kumaraswamy said that he is not concerned about the results and he is focussing on strengthening the party.

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17:02 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live Updates: Congress and BJP have an internal understanding to finish the JDS, claims HDK

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live Updates: Everyone knows that Congress and BJP have an internal understanding to finish the JDS party. They’ve somewhat succeeded in coordinating with each other in all of the 6 constituencies we had contested in…Our focus is on the 2023 general elections (in Karnataka). We’re working on developing the strength for that. We’re not bothered with the result of the Karnataka Legislative Council elections: Former Karnataka CM, H D Kumaraswamy: Former Karnataka CM H D Kumaraswamy, on Karnataka MLC election results

16:01 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live Updates: Congress candidate wins from Bengaluru Rural MLC seat

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live Updates: Congress candidate S Ravi wins big in Bengaluru Rural MLC seat against JD(S)’ Ramesh Gowda.

15:49 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Know the constituencies

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: The elections were held for two seats each from the local authorities constituencies of Bijapur, Belgaum, Dharwad, Dakshina Kannada and Mysuru; and one each from Bidar, Gulbarga, Uttara Kannada, Raichur, Bellary, Chitradurga, Shivamogga, Chikmagalur, Hassan, Tumakuru, Mandya, Bangalore, Bangalore Rural, Kolar and Kodagu.

15:17 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP gains majority in upper house of Karnataka assembly

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP gains majority in upper house of Karnataka assembly, the saffron party had 32 MLC in the 75-member strong house. With the party losing six outgoing seats it held and winning 12 seats, the BJP’s tally has risen to 38, giving it a clear majority. Congress now has 29 MLC, JDS 7 and other one.

15:06 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP wins 12 seats, Congress 11, JDS, others bag one each

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP wins 12 seats, Congress 11, JDS, others bag one each

14:53 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress congratulates Channaraja Hattiholi who won from Belgaum

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress congratulates Channaraja Hattiholi who won from Belgaum

14:41 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: JDS suffers a setback in Mandya

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Mandya MLC poll defeat is a setback for the JDS as it has 8 MLAs from the region. Congress candidate Diniesh Guligowda has won the seat by defeating JDS candidate Appajigowda.

14:33 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP candidate YM Satish wins Bellari MLC seat by 757 votes

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP’s YM Satish wins Bellari MLC seat by 757 votes defeating Congress candidate KC Kondaih.  

14:14 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leads/wins 12 seats, Congress 11, JDS, Others one each so far

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leads/wins 12 seats, Congress 11, JDS, Others one each so far

13:26 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress wins Mandya MLC seat

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress wins Mandya MLC seat by 167 votes defeating JDS candidate

13:14 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP’s MK Pranesh wins Chikmagalur MLC seat by just 6 first preference votes

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP’s MK Pranesh wins Chikmagalur MLC seat by just 6 first preference votes over Congress candidate Gayatri Shantegowda. 

12:54 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate N Rajendra bags Tumkur MLC seat; BJP candidate N Lokesh comes second

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate N Rajendra has won the Tumkur MLC seat defeating BJP’s N Lokesh. While Rajendra got 2269 votesm Lokesh got 1908 votes.

12:47 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP candidate YM Satish wins from Bellary

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP candidate YM Satish wins from Bellary defeating Congress candidate Satish Jalalu by 757 votes

12:44 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress’s Salim Ahmed wins from Dharwad

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress’s Salim Ahmed wins from Dharwad in first preferential vote count. 

12:34 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate Anil Kumar wins Kolar MLC seat by 425 votes

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate Anil Kumar wins Kolar MLC seat by a margin of 425 votes defeatig BJP candidate Venugopal. 

12:19 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress bags Vijayapura MLC seat

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate Sunilagowda Patil bags Vijayapura MLC seat 

12:08 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP wins Chitradurga MLC seat by 354 votes

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP candidate KS Naveen bags Chitradurga MLC seat by 354 votes defeating Congress candidate Somashekar. The BJP has also bagged Kodagu seat.

11:50 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP bounces back; now its neck and neck with Congress

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Neck and neck fight between the BJP and the Congress. BJP now leading on seven seats – Kodagu, Bangalore City, Chitradurga, Bellary, Uttara Kannada, Shimoga, Dakshina kannada | Congress also on seven – Bidar, Mysuru, Dharwad, Tumakuru, Kolara-Chikkballapura, Vijayapura, Chikkamagaluru. JDS wins Hassan seat.

11:32 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leading on five, Congress on six, JDS one

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leading on five, Congress on six, JDS one

11:20 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leading on five, Congress on three, JDS one

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News:  BJP leads on five seats (including wins): Kodagu, Bangalore City, Chitradurga, Chikkamagaluru, Bellary | Congress ahead on three: Bidar, Mysuru, Dharwad | JDS wins Hassan seat.

11:06 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP ahead on 3, Congress two and JDS one seat

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP ahead on 3 seats, Congress two and JDS one seat

10:58 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Setback for JDS, Congress leads from Mysuru

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Setback for JDS, Congress leads from Mysuru by 400 votes

10:46 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate Bhimarao Patil marches ahead, inches closer to victory

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate Bhimarao Patil marches ahead, inches closer to victory

10:36 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate Bhimarao leads BJP by 200 votes from Bidar

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress candidate Bhimarao leads BJP by 200 votes from Bidar MLC seat. The seat was previously held by the BJP.

10:25 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: JDS candidate Suraj Revanna wins by a huge margin defeating Congress

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: JDS candidate Suraj Revanna wins by a huge margin defeating Congress; bags Hassan seat by over 1000 votes.

10:19 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: JDS candidate Suraj Revanna leads by over 300 votes from Hassan MLC seat

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: JDS candidate Suraj Revanna leads by over 300 votes from Hassan MLC seat; Congress trails, BJP out of race here.

10:06 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP candidate Suja Kushalappa wins from Kodagu by over 100 votes

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News:  BJP candidate Suja Kushalappa wins from Kodagu by over 100 votes

09:51 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leads Kodagu by 94 votes, Congress distant second

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leads Kodagu by 94 votes, Congress distant second

09:45 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Counting is underway in about 20 centres across the state

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Counting is underway in about 20 centres across the state and a clear picture is likely to emerge by post noon or evening. With the aim to get a majority in the Council, State BJP strongman and former Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, ahead of the polls, had openly sought JD(S)’ support for BJP candidates in the seats where the regional party was not contesting.

09:38 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leads from Kodagu MLC seat

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: BJP leads from Kodagu MLC seat

09:31 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Strong rooms where ballot papers were kept have been opened in all the constituencies

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Strong rooms where ballot papers were kept have been opened in all the constituencies

09:30 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Yet another test for CM BS Bommai’s leadership

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: The MLC elections are yet another test for CM BS Bommai’s leadership. Earlier, the BJP had to face unexpcted drubbing in recently held bypolls which was first poll after Bommai took over the CM post.

09:25 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress leader DK Shivakumar slams BJP over inflation ahead of MLC poll results

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Congress leader DK Shivakumar slams BJP over inflation ahead of MLC poll results

09:12 (IST)14 Dec 2021
Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Counting of votes underway for 25 seats, leads are yet to be announced

Karnataka MLC Election Results 2021 Live News: Counting of votes underway for 25 seats, leads are yet to be announced

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