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Karnataka has 28 Lok Sabha constituencies and Bangalore South is one of them.
According to the data from last census, 24,13,299 people stay in Bangalore South. Of them, 100.00% of voters belong to urban areas.
According to the census, the total population of Bangalore South is 24,13,299, among which 8.02% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 1.71% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes.
There are a total of 19,99,882 voters in the constituency. Among which, 10,51,316 are male voters and 9,48,566 are female voters.
In the previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Ananth Kumar defeated INC's Nandan Nilekani by a huge margin of 228,575 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 56%.
This seat witnessed a battle between firebrand leader Tejasvi Surya of BJP and sitting MP BK Hariprasad of INC.
Bangalore South was one of the seats which kept journalists busy throughout poll season and the final results have favored TEJASVI SURYA. By polling 739229, Bharatiya Janata Party's TEJASVI SURYA won the highly-cited seat.