Uttara Kannada Lok Sabha Constituency


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Uttara Kannada Lok Sabha constituency (formerly known as Kanara Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 28 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Karnataka state in southern India. Following the delimitation of parliamentary constituencies in 2008, the constituency was renamed, Ankola legislative assembly segment was abolished and a new legislative assembly segment, Yellapur came into existence.

1 Assembly segments
2 Members of Parliament


Assembly segments


Before delimitation in 2008, the erstwhile Kanara Lok Sabha constituency comprised the following eight Legislative Assembly segments:
  1. Sirsi
  2. Bhatkal
  3. Kumta
  4. Ankola
  5. Karwar
  6. Haliyal
  7. Kittur
  8. Khanapur

Presently, after delimitation, Uttara Kannada Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following eight Legislative assembly segments:
  1. Khanapur
  2. Kittur
  3. Haliyal
  4. Karwar
  5. Kumta
  6. Bhatkal
  7. Sirsi
  8. Yellapur

Six Legislative Assembly segments: Karwar, Kumta, Bhatkal, Yellapur, Sirsi and Haliyal are in Uttara Kannada district and two Legislative Assembly segments: Kittur and Khanapur are in Belgaum district.

Members of Parliament


From Kanara constituency:

1977: Balsu Pursu Kadam, Indian National Congress
1980: G. Devaraya Naik, Indian National Congress (I)
1984: G. Devaraya Naik, Indian National Congress
1989: G. Devaraya Naik, Indian National Congress
1991: G. Devaraya Naik, Indian National Congress
1996: Ananthkumar Hegde, Bharatiya Janata Party
1998: Ananthkumar Hegde, Bharatiya Janata Party
1999: Margaret Alva, Indian National Congress
2004: Ananthkumar Hegde, Bharatiya Janata Party


From Uttara Kannnada constituency:

2009: Ananthkumar Hegde, Bharatiya Janata Party


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