Bangalore: Kagwad Assembly constituency is presently represented by Bharama Gouda Ala Gouda Kage of BJP. The constituency has about 1.53 lakhs voters. Bharama Gouda has secured 41.95 percent votes in 2008 Vidhan Sabha elections. The constituency is going for polls on 5th May 2013.
Digvijaya Yashwantrao Pawar Desai of the Congress party was defeated by Bharama Gouda of BJP in 2008 elections. Both the parties are likely to field same candidates in 2013 elections also. JD (S) and BSP have secured third and fourth places respectively in the previous polls. Following is the position of various parties in that election.