Shikarpur (Karnataka), May 12 (ANI): The Chief Ministerial candidate from BJP BS Yeddyurappa has cast his vote in Shikarpur, Shimoga on Saturday. During an interaction with the media he said, "The entire state is supporting BJP. On May 15, I will meet Prime Minister. On May 17 there will be the ceremony." Karnataka Assembly elections began in 222 out of 224 constituencies in Karnataka on Saturday. Out of 224 seats, 172 are general, 36 reserved for Scheduled Castes (SC) and 15 for Scheduled Tribes (ST). People in Karnataka will vote for three major parties, Congress, BJP and JD (S) in the elections.Results will be announced on May 15.