All you need to know about ward 72 – Herohalli

72 – Herohalli


A huge ward spreading over 7.8 sqkm with over 62,000 people, Herohalli is a devloping area on the outskirts of the ever-expanding city. More information on the ward is here:

MLA (2013): S T Somashekar (INC), Yeshwantpura
MP (2014): D V Sadananda Gowda (BJP), Bangalore North

BBMP 2010

Corporator: A.M. Hanumanthegowda (JD(S))
#7, Sonnenahalli, Ullal, Kengeri, Bangalore-56. Ph: 9845375494
Reservation: BC-B

Winner’s percentage: 23.9
Winner’s margin: 2269
Total votes polled: 21948
Total voters: 43177

BBMP 2015

Total voters: 62394
Male: 33260
Female: 29127
Others: 7
Reserved: OBC-A

Contesting Candidates

BJP: H Raghunandan
INC: Rajanna
JDS: Srikanth
BSP: Mahesh Kumar
Independent: Purushotham, H Venugopal, P Shivaraju


  • Population (2011): 62272
  • Households: 16215
  • Area: 7.8 sq km

Civic Amenities/Infrastructure

  • Road length: 365 km
  • Lakes: Mallathahalli, Vishwanedum, Herohalli, Total area: 36.3 sq km
  • Parks: 27, Total area: 11 sq km
  • Playgrounds: 4, Total area: 2.5 sq km

Active citizen groups/RWAs

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More information on candidates

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Data Courtesy

BBMP, Janaagraha, BBMP Restructuring Committee website

Disclaimer: This data is an extract; it is not complete, and not verified independently. It may not be from the entire tenure of BBMP council 2010-15.

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