India's LARGEST EVER political poll. Have you participated yet?
  • search

Ramanagaram Vidhan Sabha seat

By Oneindia Staff Writer
Subscribe to Oneindia News
For Quick Alerts
Subscribe Now
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS
For Daily Alerts

    Ramanagara is a town and a city municipal council. It is also the headquarters of Ramanagara district. Ramanagara is located on the Bengaluru-Mysuru highway.

    Ramanagaram Vidhan Sabha seat

    Ramanagara is famous for its sericulture, and is nicknamed Silk Town and Silk City . The silk produced in this region forms the input for the famous Mysore Silk. Arkeshwara Temple, Malleshwara Temple, Banni mahakali temple and Chamundeshwari temple are famous in Ramanagara.

    Rock climbing enthusiasts also visit Ramanagara. Climbers have been undertaking technical climbing in and around the hills of Ramanagara since the 1960s.

    H D Kumara Swamy from JDS is the current MLA and he defeated Congress party's Maridevaru by 25,398 votes. Kumara Swamy is the son of former prime minister H D Devegowda and a prominent politician in Karnataka. He was chief minister of Karnataka from 4, February 2006 to 9, October 2007.

    OneIndia News

    For Breaking News from Oneindia
    Get instant news updates throughout the day.

    X
    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more