Karnataka: Congress' Veerappa Moily tastes defeat in Chikkaballapur Lok Sabha seat, fails to perform hat trick, loses to BJP's BN Bache Gowda
Updated : May 23, 2019 06:53 PM IST
Senior Congress leader and former Karnataka Chief Minister M Veerappa Moily was defeated by BJP's B N Bache Gowda in Chikkaballapur by a margin of 1,82,110 votes, Election Commission said on Thursday.
While B N Bache Gowda secured 7,45,912 votes, M Veerappa Moily got 5,63,802 votes.
Gowda had lost against Moily in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls by a narrow margin of about 9,500 votes.