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A. _ Manju

A. _ Manju
Tuesday, January 1, 1957
amanju@indialeader.com
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Arkalgud
A. Manju is an Indian Politician from the state of Karnataka. He was a four-term member of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly representing the Arkalgud constituency.

1. In 2023 He was elected as MLA from Arkalgud[ JDS ].

He was elected as MLA from Arkalgud as BJP's candidate in 1999. Later he joined Congress Party and won Arkalgud Vidhan Sabha seats in 2008 and 2013. After the 2013 elections, he was a minister under Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.

He contested the 2014 Lok Sabha elections as a Congress candidate from Hassan constituency but lost to Deve Gowda. Later he re-joined Bhartiya Janata Party, and was its losing candidate in the Hassan Lok Sabha constituency in 2019, this time losing to Deve Gowda's grandson Prajwal Revanna.


He was elected as MLA from Arkalgud as BJP's candidate in 1999. Later he joined Congress Party and won Arkalgud Vidhan Sabha seats in 2008 and 2013. After the 2013 elections, he was a minister under Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.

He contested the 2014 Lok Sabha elections as a Congress candidate from Hassan constituency but lost to Deve Gowda. Later he re-joined Bhartiya Janata Party, and was its losing candidate in the Hassan Lok Sabha constituency in 2019, this time losing to Deve Gowda's grandson Prajwal Revanna.


A. Manju is an Indian Politician from the state of Karnataka. He was a four-term member of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly representing the Arkalgud constituency. 

Born: 1 November 1957 (age 66 years)

Previous offices: Minister of Sericulture and Animal Husbandry, Government of Karnataka (2013–2018), MORE

Party: Janata Dal (Secular)

Education: Sri Jagadguru Renukacharya College of Law (1986), Sri Jagadguru Renukacharya College of Law

Office: Member of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly since 2023

Previous campaigns: 2023 Karnataka Legislative Assembly Election-Arkalgud, Lok Sabha elections, 2019

Children: Mantar Gowda; Laghna Gowda


A. Manju's Election History

Sr.No.

Year

Party

Constituency

Election

Result

Description

1

2023

JDS

Arkalgud

MLA

Won

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