BJP Candidates list is partly out for the Lok Sabha polls
2019. Some fresh faces and some are the
retaining MP’s names appears in the list announced by the party.
List of BJP candidates :
- Belgaum –
Suresh Channabasappa Angadi
- Haveri –
- Dharwad – Prahlad Joshi
- Uttara Kannada – Ananth Kumar Hegde
- Davangere – Gowdar M.Siddeshwara
- Udupi/Chikamagalur – Shobha Karandlaje
- Hassan – A.Manju
- Mysuru – Pratap Simha
- Bengaluru North – Sadananda Gowda
- Bengaluru Central – P.C.Mohan
- Chikkaballapur – Bacheche Gowda
- Bagalkot – Parvatagouda C. Gaddigoudar
- Bijapur – Ramesh Chandappa Jigajnagi
- Gulbarga – Umesh Jadhav
- Bidar – Bhagwanth Khuba
- Bellary – Devendrappa
- Shimogga – B.Y.Raghavendra
- Dakshina Kannda – Nalin Kumar Kateel
- Chitradurga – Narayana Swamy
- Tumakuru – G.S.Basavaraju
- Chamarajnagar – Srinivas Prasad
Details about the candidates :
Suresh Channabasappa Angadi :
Angadi (born 1st June 1955) is a member of the 16th Lok Sabha from BJP. He was
born to Smt.Somawwa and Sri.Chanabasappa Angadi. Before entering public
life he used to run his own private business.
He is a
sitting MP from Belagavi.
from S.S.S.Samithi College of Commerce, Belgaum. Graduated in Law from Raja
Lakhamgouda Law College, Belgaum.
He is the Chairman, Suresh Angadi Education Foundation
Belgaum, (since 2009) Social and Cultural Activities : Providing drinking water
to the rural women where there is no facility for it.
Interests : Business, industry and agriculture and education for rural poor
and Clubs : Golf; Member – Belgaum Golf Course
Visited Australia, France, Italy, Switzerland and U.K.
Information : Chairman, Suresh Angadi Education Foundation from 2009 onwards
Shivakumar Udasi :
Chanabasappa Udasi (20 May 1967 (age 51), Haveri ) is a member of the 16th Lok
Sabha from BJP. He was a builder by profession before joining politics.
He is a sitting MP from Haveri.
Education – Bachelors degree in Engineering from Bangalore Institute of Engineering, Bengaluru.
Member-Joint Committee on the Enforcement of Security
interest and Recovery of Debts Laws and Miscellaneous Provision (Amendment
Prahlad Joshi :
Joshi (born 27 November 1962 to Sri. Venkatesh Joshi and Smt. Malatibai at
Bijapur) is a member of the 16th Lok Sabha from BJP. In 1992, Shri. Joshi took upon himself the
local leadership on “Save Kashmir Movement”. Again in 1992 he lead a movement with success
in Hubli in hoisting National Flag in Kittur Channamma Circle (Idgah Maidan),
which bestowed upon him the status of a leader in this part of Karnataka.
He is a
sitting MP from Dharwad.
Education – B.A. from Arts College, Hubbali & Dharwad
He is the Hon. Chairman, Vijayanagar Education
Board Member, Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and
Participated as a member of the Indian
Parliamentary Delegation at the 63rd Session of General Assembly, UNO in Dec.
2008 and spoke on atrocities on women and children;
Participated as a Member of the Indian
Parliamentary Delegation in April 2012 and spoke on the need for a “Genuine
Political Settlement` to the Tamil issue in Sri Lanka”
visited : Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka
Ananth Kumar Hegde :
Kumar Hegde (born 20 May 1968 to Lalita and Dattatreya Hegde in Sirsi on Uttara
Kannada) is the current Union Minister of State for Skill Development and
Entrepreneurship and the MP from Uttara Kannada constituency. Hegde, a member
of the BJP is known for his firebrand politics and controversial remarks
He is a
sitting MP from Uttara Kannada.
Education – Graduate form MM Arts & Science College, Sirsi
He was a Member, Spices Board, 1996-97,
2000-03, 2004 and 2009 – 2014.
Kadabma group of organizations which works in the fields of multi-dimensional
socio-economic activities for the downtrodden, weaker and the vulnerable
section of the society, particularly in the rural areas.
Visited : Armenia, Austria, Finland, Germany, Malaysia, Nepal, Norway, Poland,
Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Turkmenistan, U.A.E. and U.S.A.
Gowdar M. Siddeshwara :
Mallikarjunappa Siddeshwara (born 5 July 1952 ( 66), to Late.
Shri.G.Mallikarjunappa and Smt.G.M.Halamma at Chitradurga, Mysore), is a member
of the 16th Lok Sabha. He represented the same constituency in 14th and 15th
Lok Sabha.. He was the Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public
Enterprises and prior to that, Minister of State for Civil Aviation till he
resigned from the Ministry after a few days of cabinet reshuffle in July 2016.
He is a sitting MP from Davangere.
Education – Metriculate educated at Bheemasamudra rural educational society, Bheemasamudra.
Shobha Karandlaje :
Karandlaje (born 23 October 1966 at Puttur to Late Shri. Monappa Gowda and Smt.
Poovakka) is a member of the 16th Lok Sabha representing Udupi-Chickmagalur for
BJP. She was a cabinet minister in the Government of Karnataka. She was lauded
for her performance as the RDPR minister and came to be known as a good
She is a sitting MP from Udupi Chikkamagalore.
Education– M.A., M.S.W. educated at Mysore and Mangalore University.
Countries Visited : China, European Countries, Nepal and
U.S.A. She was lauded for her performance as the RDPR minister and came to be
known as a good administrator. She resigned in 2009 due to a political crisis
but was re-instated in 2010 and was entrusted with the energy portfolio. She
was the power minister in the Jagadish Shettar government and also had the
additional charge of the food and civil supplies department.
Manju .A :
Manju was earlier with BJP before joining the Congress
and becoming Minister in the previous Siddaramaiah led government and again
returning back to the saffron party. Former minister A Manju joined BJP again.
Manju was elected as an MLA in 1999 on a BJP
ticket from Arkalgud. Later, he joined Congress and served as a minister in
Siddaramaiah’s cabinet. He lost the MLA elections against A T Ramaswamy of
JD(S) during the Assembly elections in 2018.
Pratap Simha :
Simha (born 21 June 1976 to Shri B.E. Gopal Gowda and Smt. Pushpa ) is a MP
from the 16th Lok Sabha. He was born in Sakleshpur, Hassan. He is the President
of Yuva Morcha, BJP.
He is a sitting MP from Mysuru.
Education– MCJ (Masters in Communication and Journalism) educated at Mangalore.
He is a Member of Press Council of India.
Sadananda Gowda :
Sadananda Gowda (born 18 March
1953) was the 20thcChief Minister of Karnataka and is currently the Minister of
Statistics and Programme Implementation in the Government of India. He
previously served as Minister of Law and Justice shifted from the Ministry of Railways
in the cabinet reshuffle of 5 July 2016.
He is a
sitting MP from Bengaluru North.
: B.sc., LLB, Educated at St.
Phelomena College, Puttur, Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka and Vaikunta Baliga Law
Chikkamuni Mohan (born 24 July 1964 to Shri. Chikkamuniswamappa and Smt.
P.C.Ramakka at Bangalore) is a member of the 16th Lok Sabha. He is a member of
He is a sitting MP from Bengaluru Central.
Education- Intermediate educated at Vijaya College, Bangalore.
Member – Committee on Members of Parliament
Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS), Member – Consultative Committee,
Ministry of Tourism and Culture.
Bacheche Gowda :
Bacheche is son of late Narayana Gowda. He is born on October 6th. He is 71 years old.
Profession : Social Worker.
Parvata Gouda C. Gaddigoudar :
Gaddigoudar was born on 1st June 1951 at a small hamlet Heballi in Bagalkot
district to Balavva and Chandanagouda Gaddigoudar. He is a member of BJP to the
16th Lok Sabha.
He is a sitting MP from Bagalkot.
Education– Graduate in Arts from Basveshwar Arts College at Bagalkot. Bachelor’s degree in Law from Raja Lakhamagouda College of Bagalkot.
President (1986-87), District Reorganization
Committee of Karnataka State President, Nehru Yuvaka Kendra, Hebballi, District
Bagalkot President, Bar Association, Badami District Bagalkot, Karnataka.
Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi :
Chandappa Jigajinagi (born 28 June 1952 to Sri. chandappa and Smt. Bouramma in
Atharga village of Bijapur. He is an Union Minister of State for Drinking Water
and Sanitation. He was member of the 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th Lok Sabha.
He is a member of the BJP.
He is a sitting MP from Bijapur.
Education– B.A. educated at S.B.New Arts College, Bijapur.
Served in Parliamentary Consultative Committee, Ministry of Finance
Served in Parliamentary Committee on Absence of members from the sittings of the house
Served in Parliamentary Committee on Commerce
Served in Parliamentary committee on home affairs and its sub-committee on Personnel policy of Central Para-Military forces
Served in Union Minister of State for Drinking Water and Sanitation 2016.
Special Interests: Upliftment of the poor
Favourite Pastimes and Recreation: Games and Sport.
Umesh Jadhav :
Umesh Gopaldev Jadhav is an Indian Doctor, Surgeon, politician from Gulbarga. Jadav was
born in Kalaburgi. He is Doctor by profession , Before entering to politics in
2013 he worked as a Surgeon in
government Hospital Kalaburagi.
of the Legislative Assembly from Chincholi form 2013 to 2018. Parliamentary
Secretary Health and Family welfare department.
Member of the Legislative Assembly from Chincholi from 2018 – Present
Bhagwanth Khuba :
Gurubasappa Khuba (1st June 1967 (age 51) born to Shri. Gurubasappa Khuba and
Smt. Mahadevi Khuba at Aurad, Bidar district) is a Member of 16th Lok Sabha
He is a sitting MP from Bidar.
Education– B.E. from Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur.
Yeddyurappa Raghavendra (born
16 August 1973) is a member of the 16th Lok Sabha representing
Shomogga district of Karnataka. He was a
member of 14th Karnataka Legislative Assembly. He previously represented Shikaripura Assembly
constituency of Karnataka.
In the by-elections to
Karnataka Legislative Assembly, he defeated H S Shantaveerappa of INC.
In the 15th Lok
Sabha elections, he contested
against the former Chief Minister of Karnataka Sarekoppa Bangarappa in the Shimoga constituency and won by
a margin of 52,893 votes.
is also the Managing Trustee of PES Institute of Technology and Management,
Nalin Kumar Kateel :
Kumar Niranjan Shetty Kateel (born 7 February 1966 to Late Shri Niranjan Shetty
and Smt. Sushila N Shetty at Kunjady, Dakshina Kannada ) is a Member of
Parliament who represents the BJP in the 16th Lok Sabha.
He is a sitting MP from Dakshina Kannada.
Education– Metriculate educated at St.Philomena High School, Puttur, Dakshina Kannada.
He is a
Member of Standing committee on Agriculture,
Member-Consultative Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs.
Narayana Swamy :
He is the son of Abbaiah. He is into Real estate business
along with social service, political and public life.
Srinivas Prasad :
Srinivasa Prasad Venkatayya better known by name V. Srinivas Prasad. He was a former member of the Karnataka Legislative
Assembly representing the
Nanjangud constituency and former member of the Lok Sabha from Chamarajanagar Lok Sabha
He is a LPG gas supplier.
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