Bhadohi (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Bhadohi Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. This constituency came into existence in 2008 as a part of the implementation of delimitation of parliamentary constituencies based on the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted in 2002.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Pratappur
  2. Handia
  3. Bhadohi
  4. Gyanpur
  5. Aurai

Aurai, Gyanpur and Bhadohi assembly segments were earlier in erstwhile Mirzapur Lok Sabha constituency. Handia and Pratappur assembly segments were earlier in erstwhile Phulpur Lok Sabha constituency.

Members of Parliament[edit]

General elections 2014[edit]

General Election, 2014: Bhadohi
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Virendra Singh
INC
Majority 1,58,039
Turnout
BJP gain from BSP Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Information and Statistics-Parliamentary Constituencies-78-Bhadohi". Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh website. 

Coordinates: 25°23′N 82°34′E / 25.39°N 82.57°E / 25.39; 82.57