Barabanki (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Barabanki Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: बाराबंकी लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) (formerly known as Bara Banki Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India.

An overview[edit]

The serial number of the constituency is 53. It is currently reserved for the Scheduled Caste candidates. According to the final electoral roll published on 22 January 2009, the number of eligible voters in this constituency is 1,435,692.:[1]

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Kursi
  2. Ram Nagar
  3. Barabanki
  4. Zaidpur
  5. Haidergarh
  6. Fatehpur

Members of Parliament[edit]

Following is list of MPs from Barabanki:[2]

General Election 2014[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Barabanki
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Priyanka Singh Rawat 454214 43 win
INC Panna Lal Punia 242336 23
BSP Kamla Prasad 167150 16
SP Raj Rani Rawat 159284 15
AAP Dinesh Chandra Gautam 3126 1
Turnout 1068168 64 +17
BJP gain from INC Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Information and Statistics-Parliamentary Constituencies-53-Barabanki". Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh website. 
  2. ^ मौर्य, चन्द्रकान्त (13 March 2014). "खानदान और ग्लैमर नहीं, सोच देखता है बाराबंकी". Nav Bharat Times (in Hindi). Retrieved 13 March 2014.