Raichur Lok Sabha Constituency

State
Karnataka
Current MP
Raja Amareshwara Naik
Party
BJP
Constituency Type
ST
No of Assembly Constituencies
8
Polling Date
May 7, 2024
Voter turnout
2019 - 58.34%| 2014 - 58.31%| 2009 - 45.9%

Raichur, is one of the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka, India. It comprises eight legislative assembly segments, and located between Krishna and Tungabhadra rivers. A region with rich history, once can find hundreds of inscriptions here, ranging from the Mauryan period upto the end of the Muslim period, in a variety of languages like Sanskrit, Prakrit, Kannada, Arabic and Persian and belonging to almost all the dynasties that ruled over the Deccan. Known as the Cotton Bowl of Karnataka, the seat has predominantly been a Congress bastion. The ST-reserved seat is also known for the imposing Raichut Fort.

STRIKE RATE

BJP won 2 times and INC won 1 times since 2009 elections.

2019BJP 53.21%INC 42.75%
2014INC 45.79%BJP 45.64%
2009BJP 46.38%INC 41.89%

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