Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy’s wife Anitha today filed her nomination for the Ramanagara assembly seat and BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa’s son B Y Raghavendra from the Shivamogga Lok Sabha constituency for the November 3 by-polls.
By-elections to three Lok Sabha and two assembly constituencies in the state will be held on November 3 and counting will take place on November 6. BJP’s L Chandrashekhar, who will battle it out against Anitha Kumaraswamy, also filed his nomination.
L Shivaramegowda of the JD(S) filed his papers from the Mandya Lok Sabha constituency, the party’s traditional stronghold in the Vokkaliga community belt in the old Mysuru region.
Putting an end to the uncertainty over its candidate for the Ballari Lok Sabha constituency, the Congress announced senior state leader V S Ugrappa as its nominee for the seat.
H D Kumaraswamy accompanied Anitha to the Ramanagar deputy commissioner’s office where she filed her nomination papers.