Karnataka Elections: Sullia Assembly Constituency
Sullia (also spelt as Sulya) is a beautiful small town and taluk headquarters in Dakshina Kannada district. Sullia is surrounded by evergreen mountains of Western Ghats range and it is located at a distance of 89 Km from Mangalore, the district headquarters.
Sullia geographically located in Western Ghats and it is surrounded by Greem Mountains which makes the place as perfect destination of trekkers. Kumara Parvatha, Bisle Ghat, Bantamale, Patti Gudde, Sampaje Ghat and Koli Kamale are ideal place for trekking. These places also contain a variety of landscapes with small and large waterfalls.
Sullia taluk is also an ideal place for Pilgrimage. Sullia is dotted with few pilgrim centers. Kumara Parvatha is one of the trekking paradises of Karnataka. It is located near Kukke Subrahmanya Temple.
Kukke Subrahmanya Temple is one of the major temples of Karnataka state. Lord Subrahmanya is worshipped in the form of Serpant. The temple attracts many people from Karnataka and other parts of the country. Kukke Subrahmanya is located at a distance of 41 Km from Sullia.
Devaragundi waterfall is one of the most tourists visited falls in Dakshina Kannada district and it is located at a distance of 1.5 Km from Thodikana.
Angara S from BJP is the current MLA and he defeated Dr. B. Raghu of Congress. Angara is a five time MLA from this constituency.