Agra (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Agra Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: आगरा लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Agra Lok Sabha constituency comprises five Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments. These are:[1]

  1. Etmadpur
  2. Agra Cantonment
  3. Agra South
  4. Agra North
  5. Jalesar

Members of Parliament[edit]

Year Member Political Party
1952 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1957 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1962 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1967 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1971 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1977 Shambhunath Chaturvedi Janata Party
1980 Nihal Singh Jain Indian National Congress (Indira)
1989 Ajay Singh Janata Dal
1991 Bhagwan Shankar Rawat Bharatiya Janata Party
1998 Bhagwan Shankar Rawat Bharatiya Janata Party
1999 Raj Babbar Samajwadi Party
2004 Raj Babbar Samajwadi Party
2009 Prof. Ram Shankar Katheria Bharatiya Janata Party
2014 Prof. Ram Shankar Katheria Bharatiya Janata Party

Election Results[edit]

2014 Results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Agra
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Dr. Ram Shankar Katheria 5,83,716 54.53 +23.05
BSP Narayan Singh Suman 2,83,453 26.48 -3.50
SP Maharaj Singh Dhangar 1,34,708 12.58 -9.27
INC Upendra Singh 34,834 3.25 -11.18
AAP Ravindra Singh 7,804 0.73 N/A
Majority 3,00,263 28.05 +26.55
Turnout 10,70,400 60.78
BJP hold Swing +23.05

2009[edit]

Percentage changes are based on numbers from the 2004 elections.

Indian general elections, 2009: Agra
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Ramshankar Katheria 203,697 31.48 +2.58
BSP Kunwar Chand 193,982 29.98 +2.88
SP Ramji Lal Suman 141,367 21.85 -15.97
INC Prabhudayal Katheria 93,373 14.43 +12.18
Independent Santosh Kumar Diwakar 4,571 0.71
Independent Ganeshi Lal Mahaur 1,560 0.24
Independent Vinod Kumar Singh 1,454 0.22
Rashtiya Samta Dal Vivek Chauhan Valmiki 1,236 0.19 -0.16
Independent Rakesh 1,215 0.19
Independent Dr. Chandrapal 1,093 0.17
Jai Bharat Samanta Party Ramesh 1,070 0.17
Majority 9,715 1.50 +10.42
Turnout 647,090
BJP gain from SP Swing

See also=[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Information and Statistics-Parliamentary Constituencies-18-Agra". Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh website. 

Coordinates: 27°11′N 78°01′E / 27.18°N 78.01°E / 27.18; 78.01