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The Best Chief Minister of Karnataka

Updated January 23, 2019 75.3k votes 13.7k voters 102.7k views22 items

Utilize this list to rank the best chief ministers of Karanataka. While the governor serves as the head of the state, the chief minister of Karnataka holds executive authority. Below, you'll find a list of top chief ministers to be ranked by you to determine who was and is the best in history. Take a look below and cast your vote up or down for each. 

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    Kengal Hanumanthaiah

    Kengal Hanumanthaiah (14 February 1908 – 1 December 1980)

    2nd Chief Minister of Karnataka (30 March 1952 – 19 August 1956)

    Other positions:
    Union Cabinet Minister of Railways.
    Union Cabinet Minister of Industries.

    3,797
    694
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  • 2

    Sarekoppa Bangarappa

    S Bangarappa  (26 October 1932 – 26 December 2011)     

    12th Chief Minister of Karnataka (17 October 1990 – 19 November 1992)       
    3,832
    1,040
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  • D Devraj Urs (20 August 1915 – 1982)
     
     8th Chief Minister of Karnataka (1972-1977) (1977-1980)
    3,357
    943
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    Ramakrishna Hegde

    Ramakrishna Hegde (August 29, 1926 – January 12, 2004)
     
     10th Chief Minister of Karnataka (
    1983-1988)
    2,299
    849
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