Actress Tara Anuradha is in contention to contest from the Jayanagar constituency in Bengaluru. The election in this constituency was postponed due to the death of BJP candidate Vijay Kumar.
Tara has been a BJP MLC and active party member for nearly 10 years. Tara will face newcomer from the Congress party Sowmya Reddy who is the daughter of minister Ramalinga Reddy. In this election actor Jaggesh and contested also from the BJP ticket in Yeshwantpur.
Due to the very close contest in this assembly election each and every seat has become crucial and so the election from Jayanagar will have very high stakes. Tara has said that if given the opportunity she will definitely contest.