Sumalatha is an Indian film actress and politician from Karnataka. She has acted in more than 220 films in Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil and Hindi. Her most recognised role was as Clara from the 1987 film Thoovanathumbikal directed by P. Padmarajan. She gained popularity in Malayalam cinema and later married Kannada actor-politician Ambareesh and has a son Abhishek Ambaresh.
In March 2019, Sumalatha announced that she would seek election for Lok Sabha from Mandya constituency of Karnataka as an independent candidate.
Born In: 27/08/1963
Total votes polled – 13,79,210 votes
Winner : Sumalatha (Independent) – 7,03,660 votes
Loser : Nikhil Kumaraswamy (JD-S) – 5,77,784 votes
Margin – 1,25,876 votes
|2019||First time she is MP Contesting from Mandya for 2019 Loksabha Election|
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