Shri K.H. Ranganath Member of Parliament (MP) from Chitradurga (Karnataka) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri K.H. Ranganath

Political Party: Congress (I)

Constituency & State: Chitradurga (Karnataka)

Lok Sabha Experience: 8

8th Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

RANGANATH, SHRI K. H., B.Sc., B.L., [Congress (I)—Karnataka, Chitradurga, 1984]  s. of Shri L. Hariharappa; b. at Harihar Town and Taluk, Chitradurga District, October 20, 1926; ed. at Central College, Bangalore and Law College, Bangalore; m. Smt. Lalitha Ranganath, June 1958; 2 s. and 4 d.; Advocate and Agriculturist; previously associated with Socialist Party and P.S.P.; underwent imprisonment in 1942 Quit India Movement; Minister for Transport, Cooperation, Housing and Bangalore Water Supply and Agriculture, Govt. of Karnataka, 1973-80; Vice President, Pradesh Congress, 1971-72 and its President in 1972—October 1974; Member, Karnataka Legislative Assembly, 1962-84; Speaker, Karnataka Legislative Assembly, January, 1981—January, 1983; visited USSR in 1973 as President of ISCUS and again in 1980; attended (i) World Peace  Conference at Budapest, (ii) Parliamentary Conference held at Helsinki and (iii) Commonwealth Speakers’ Conference in Bahamas in 1982.

Social activities:  Organising the party, agricultural and other labour, Youth and students; actively associated with the upliftment of Scheduled Castes.

Favourite pastime and recreation:  Reading, cultural activities and party organisation.

Special interests:  Political activities and literature.

Travels abroad:  USSR, USA, UK, Hungary, Kampuchea, Vietnam, Finland, Bahmas, Japan.

Permanent address:  (i) Hosayalanda Harihar Taluk Chitradurga District and (ii) 1852/3 I  Cross, III Stage (Rajajinagar), Prakash Nagar, Bangalore-21.


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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 1977 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

:

INC

K. MALLANNA

227926

Runner up :

BLD

H. C. BORAIAH

141272

MARGIN

:

86654 ( 23.30%

of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

16-03-1977

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER : 737

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 841

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

382855

( 61.77%

of Total Electors)

2. VALID

371862

3. REJECTED

10993

( 2.87%

of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

0

5. TENDERED

0

 

I. CANDIDATES

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

1. NOMINATED

6

0

6

2. REJECTED

0

0

0

3. WITHDRAWN

3

0

3

4. CONTESTED

3

0

3

5. FORFEITED DEPOSIT

1

0

1

II. ELECTORS

1. GENERAL

322640

297198

619838

2. SERVICE

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

322640

297198

619838

III. ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

210651

172204

382855

2. POSTAL

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

210651

172204

382855

 


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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 1980 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

:

INC(I)

K. MALLANNA

215180

Runner up :

JNP

B.L. GOWDA

105819

MARGIN

:

109361

( 26.14% of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

03-01-1980

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER : 913

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 786

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

430256

( 59.90%

of Total Electors)

2. VALID

418294

3. REJECTED

11962

( 2.78%

of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

0

5. TENDERED

0

 

I. CANDIDATES

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

1. NOMINATED

2. REJECTED

3. WITHDRAWN

4. CONTESTED

4

0

4

5. FORFEITED DEPOSIT

1

0

1

II. ELECTORS

1. GENERAL

367494

350830

718324

2. SERVICE

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

367494

350830

718324

III. ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

242423

187833

430256

2. POSTAL

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

242423

187833

430256

 


Important Links:

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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 1984 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

:

INC

K. H. RANGANATH

279146

Runner up :

JNP

B. L. GOWDA

222335

MARGIN

:

56811

( 10.64% of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

24-12-1984

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER : 1134

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 682

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

545358

( 70.49% of Total Electors)

2. VALID

533729

3. REJECTED

11629

( 2.13% of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

0

5. TENDERED

0

 

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

I. CANDIDATES

1. NOMINATED

2. REJECTED

3. WITHDRAWN

4. CONTESTED

11

0

11

5. FORFEITED DEPOSIT

9

0

9

II. ELECTORS

1. GENERAL

396519

377102

773621

2. SERVICE

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

396519

377102

773621

III. ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

294699

250659

545358

2. POSTAL

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

294699

250659

545358

 

Important Links:

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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 1989 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

:

INC

C.P.MUDALAGIRIYAPPA

339303

Runner up :

JD

M.SANNA CHIKKAPPA

197110

MARGIN

:

142193

( 21.47% of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

24-11-1989

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER : 1347                               AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 761

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

693903

( 67.63%

of Total Electors)

2. VALID

662309

3. REJECTED

31594

( 4.55%

of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

0

5. TENDERED

0

 

ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

378259

315644

693903

2. POSTAL

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

378259

315644

693903

 

ELECTORS

1. GENERAL

526685

499342

1026027

2. SERVICE

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

526685

499342

1026027

 

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

I.CANDIDATES

1.NOMINATED

2.REJECTED

3.WITHDRAWN

4.CONTESTED

5.FORFEITED DEPOSIT

 


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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 1991 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

:

INC

C.P. MUDALAGIRIYAPPA

302847

Runner up :

BJP

L.G. HAVANURA

220335

MARGIN

:

82512 ( 14.30%

of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

26-05-1991

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER : 1348

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 767

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

590026

( 57.04% of Total Electors)

2. VALID

576951

3. REJECTED

13075

(

2.22% of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

0

5. BALLOT PAPER SET APART

0

6. TENDERED

0

 

ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

333019

256915

589934

2. POSTAL

90

2

92

3. TOTAL

333109

256917

590026

 

ELECTORS

1. GENERAL

530404

503734

1034138

2. SERVICE

147

32

179

3. TOTAL

530551

503766

1034317

 

CANDIDATES

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

1. NOMINATED

2. REJECTED

3. WITHDRAWN

4. CONTESTED

7

0

7

5. FORFEITED DEPOSIT

5

0

5

 


Important Links:

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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 1996 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

JD

P.KODANDARAMAIAH

251617

Runner up :

INC

C P MUDALAGIRIYAPPA

232235

MARGIN :

19382

2.75%

of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

02-05-1996

08-05-1996

09-05-1996

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER :

1598

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 700

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

722485

64.58%

of Total Electors)

2. VALID

705498

3. REJECTED

16987

2.35%

of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

0

5. TENDERED

17

 

ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

394493

327872

722365

2.

POSTAL

117

3

120

3. TOTAL

394610

327875

722485

 

ELECTORS

1.

GENERAL

568430

550206

1118636

2.

SERVICE

42

7

49

3.

TOTAL

568472

550213

1118685

 

CANDIDATES

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

1.

NOMINATED

44

1

45

2.

REJECTED

1

1

2

3.

WITHDRAWN

25

0

25

4.

CONTESTED

18

0

18

5.

FORFEITED DEPOSIT

15

0

15

 


Important Links:

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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 1998 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

INC

C.P.MUDALA GIRIYAPPA

321930

Runner up :

LS

P.KODANDARAMAIAH

263609

MARGIN :

58321

7.77%

of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

22-02-1998

02-03-1998

03-03-1998

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER :

1600

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 721

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

763214

66.20%

of Total Electors)

2. VALID

750754

3. REJECTED

11979

1.57%

of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

481

5. TENDERED

38

 

ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

414612

348456

763068

2.

POSTAL

143

3

146

3. TOTAL

414755

348459

763214

 

ELECTORS

1.

GENERAL

586029

566756

1152785

2.

SERVICE

56

11

67

3.

TOTAL

586085

566767

1152852

 

CANDIDATES

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

1.

NOMINATED

9

0

9

2.

REJECTED

1

0

1

3.

WITHDRAWN

2

0

2

4.

CONTESTED

6

0

6

5.

FORFEITED DEPOSIT

3

0

3

 


Important Links:

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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 1999 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

JD(U)

SHASHI KUMAR

370793

Runner up :

INC

C.P.MUDALAGIRIYAPPA

359615

MARGIN :

11178

1.34%

of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

05-09-1999

06-10-1999

07-10-1999

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER :

1600

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 736

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

868544

73.78%

of Total Electors)

2. VALID

831807

3. REJECTED

35292

4.06%

of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

1445

5. TENDERED

0

 

ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

459808

408414

868222

2.

POSTAL

264

58

322

3. TOTAL

460072

408472

868544

 

ELECTORS

1.

GENERAL

594459

582664

1177123

2.

SERVICE

88

27

115

3.

TOTAL

594547

582691

1177238

 

CANDIDATES

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

1.

NOMINATED

8

0

8

2.

REJECTED

4

0

4

3.

WITHDRAWN

1

0

1

4.

CONTESTED

3

0

3

5.

FORFEITED DEPOSIT

1

0

1

 


Important Links:

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Chitradurga Constituency, Karnataka Loksabha Election 2004 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Chitradurga

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

:

INC

N.Y. HANUMANTHAPPA

322609

Runner up :

JD(S)

KODANDARAMAIAH P

285149

MARGIN

:

37460 ( 4.08% of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

20-04-2004

13-05-2004

13-05-2004

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER : 1422

AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION : 926

DATE(s) OF RE-POLL, IF ANY :

NIL

NUMBER OF POLLING STATIONS WHERE RE-POLL WAS ORDERED

NIL

 

VOTES

1. REJECTED VOTES (Postal)

654

2. VOTES NOT RETREIVED FROM EVM

6

3. TOTAL VALID VOTES POLLED

918905

4. TENDERED VOTES

180

 

VOTERS

1. GENERAL

479064

437982

917046

2. PROXY

0

3. POSTAL

2519

4. TOTAL

919565

 

POLLING PERCENTAGE

71.95

67.34

69.85

 

ELECTORS

1. GENERAL

665815

650401

1316216

2. SERVICE

155

56

211

3. TOTAL

665970

650457

1316427

 

CANDIDATES

MEN

WOMEN

TOTAL

1. NOMINATED

7

0

7

2. NOMINATION REJECTED

0

0

0

3. WITHDRAWN

1

0

1

4. CONTESTED

6

0

6

5. FORFEITED DEPOSIT

3

0

3

 


Important Links:

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