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Chamarajanagar is one of the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies of Karnataka.
According to the census, the total population of Chamarajanagar is 20,41,153, among which 25.19% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 13.95% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 14.83% of voters live in urban areas while 85.17% voters stay in rural areas.
There are a total of 15,55,779 voters in the constituency. Among which, 7,89,383 are male voters and 7,66,396 are female voters.
Elections for Chamarajanagar were held on Apr 18. Talking about previous elections, INC's sitting MP R Dhruvanarayana defeated BJP's AR Krishna Murthy by a huge margin of 141,182 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Chamarajanagar, a total of 73% voters got inked.
After a neck-to-neck battle which brought voters on the edge of their seats, V. SRINIVAS PRASAD won the Chamarajanagar. R. DHRUVANARAYANA was defeated by a margin of 1,817 votes.
For this seat, Indian National Congress placed its bet on R Dhruvanarayana while the Indian National Congress fielded R Dhruvanarayana. V Srinivas Prasad was the candiate from Bharatiya Janata Party.