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Hassan is one of the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies of Karnataka.
According to the data from last census, 20,16,896 people stay in Hassan. Out of them, 19.69% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 20,16,896 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 21.50% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 78.50% people.
Out of the total 15,61,336 voters, there are 7,89,668 male voters while 7,71,668 voters are females.
In the previous elections, JD(S)'s sitting MP HD Devegowda defeated INC's Manju A by a huge margin of 100,462 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Hassan, a total of 73% voters got inked.
In what qualifies as a great political thriller, PRAJWAL REVANNA of Janata Dal (Secular) defeated Bharatiya Janata Party's MANJU A by a margin of 141,324. After a close shave, PRAJWAL REVANNA will now govern Hassan for the next five years.
Bharatiya Janata Party fielded Manju A while the Bahujan Samaj Party gave a ticket to Vinodraj KH. Similarly, the Janata Dal (Secular) placed its bet on Prajwal R.